No Screen

By stevedixon77
Sep 3, 2008
  1. Hello All

    Hey im new to site and pretty new to computers, iv come on because my computer caught a virus so i had the hard drive wiped clean when i replaced the hard drive the computer booted up all fans seem to work but a black screen saying no signal so i checked that the LCD was all pluged in right in which it was but still no screen.
    Any help would be appreciated many thanks
  2. kimsland

    kimsland Ex-TechSpotter Posts: 14,524

    Remove all power to the PC (ie Power Cord out)
    Hold in the ON button for 30secs (dispersing all internal voltage)
    Put the Power cord back in
    Turn on

    If it didn't work
    Remove the Power cord again
    Disperse the Voltage again
    If you have an addon Video card, detach it fully (unscrew, then pull it out)
    Disperse the Voltage again (just in case!)
    Then put the Video card back in, securely
    Re-connect the display
    Turn on

    Reply back :)
  3. stevedixon77

    stevedixon77 TS Rookie Topic Starter

    Thank you it worked first time something i thought would cost me dearly, I now just need to clean instal my hard drive for a new os. thanks so much.
  4. kimsland

    kimsland Ex-TechSpotter Posts: 14,524

    Thanks for the update :grinthumb
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