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This is my first PC and it wont connect to my monitor

So i built my first PC after saving up for 3 years and my PC wont connect to my new monitor. I'm using HDMI and I have already tried both the MoBo and GPU. My monitor isn't asleep and my HDMI cord works for my Xbox so i know its not broken. I need help please

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Clarification Request
You write it won't connect.

If the HDMI cord plugs in monitor and HDMI port then I call it connected. But it appears that your first built by you PC is defective in some way. Given only this no one might guess what is faulty.

The usual next step is to make it very very small. You don't need drives, more than one stick of RAM and no case. If the least number of parts to get a display fails, then what is left has an issue.

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Sorry

I meant its a black screen it shows that something is connected just is a black screen

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All that tells us

Is the PC has an issue. Even if you listed all the parts that doesn't really tell us what the issue is.

Did you make it smaller? As in no case, drives etc?

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All that ellls us

Before you tear it down to make it smaller on cardboard.
spend a couple bucks and replace the cmos battery on the motherboard.
If that dosent work then continue with making it smaller

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