monitor problem

By paul_skinbakk
Jan 8, 2007
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  1. can anyone help me solve my monitor problem? ive just bought an asrock k7s41 motherboard and installed my geforce4 mx440se agp graphics card which worked fine for just over a week, now my monitor an avidav 19 inch tft lcd says check signal input or something similar so i cant do anything at all. i tried another monitor samsung syncmaster 750s to no evale i even tried the boards own graphics port still the same problem can anyone help please im going mad even thought about getting out some petrol and a lighter if you know what i mean.
  2. nismo91

    nismo91 TechSpot Maniac Posts: 989   +6

    do you have onboard graphics?
    If yes, have you remove the MX440 quickly and use the onboard display?
    It should work abit somehow.
  3. tweakboy

    tweakboy TechSpot Maniac Posts: 518

    Prolly not the monitor ,, its a motherboard issue possibly not compatible ,,
  4. paul_skinbakk

    paul_skinbakk Newcomer, in training Topic Starter

    thanks peeps, i tried the onboard graphics port but still had the same message it worked fine on the geforce card for about a week then gave me that stupid message
  5. paul_skinbakk

    paul_skinbakk Newcomer, in training Topic Starter

    petrol and a lighter
  6. paul_skinbakk

    paul_skinbakk Newcomer, in training Topic Starter

    could it be the lead from monitor to the graphics port?
  7. paul_skinbakk

    paul_skinbakk Newcomer, in training Topic Starter

    ive used the samsung monitor with the graphics card for about two years and it worked fine
  8. paul_skinbakk

    paul_skinbakk Newcomer, in training Topic Starter

    where`s the marsh mallows
  9. N3051M

    N3051M Newcomer, in training Posts: 2,800

    reinstall the card, see if you might've knocked it loose

    can you see anything while booting up like POST/BIOS Info etc?

    Please use the EDIT button next time, multiple posts without any replies in between are frowned upon..
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