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So you have a blank screen

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Did you take toni's advice and install more ram because if you installed it wrong, you would get a blank screen. If you did nothing, then you will probably need to check if your CPU melted or your motherboard is fried or if you hard disk finally croaked.
Roger

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Check that your computer is put together right, everything is connected, graphics card to slot, monitor to graphics card, motherboard power, everything. Your battery on motherboard could've run outso check the battery. When you start-up computer, is there any hard-disk activity? Does the hard-drive LED flash, constantly on, etc. If no on, then hard disk is dead. Try take out your RAM and put it back in. If none works, check your motherboard and CPU or take it to your local computer shop.
Roger

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