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By unrealjet
Jul 29, 2006
  1. i am building a computer for my friend which includes an ausu a8n sli deluxe mobo and 6600gt pci-E16. This is the samt thing i have in my current computer and when i power up i get no video. i had the same problem when i built my last computer but i dont remember what i did to fix it. i have already tired resetting the RTC jumper on the mobo, an tips are helpful as i need to get it running ina few hours.....
     
  2. fastco

    fastco TS Booster Posts: 1,122

    Reseat the memory and make sure they are in the proper dimm slots if it's ddr and reseat the video card.
     
  3. unrealjet

    unrealjet TS Rookie Topic Starter

    yea tried that a few times, i remember having this same problem with a diff 6600gt and same MOBO, took me a few days to figure it out but any other ideas? cant remember if i have to do something special like take card out or hit a certain key when i reset RTC or w/e
     
  4. unrealjet

    unrealjet TS Rookie Topic Starter

    card is made by gigabyte btw
     
  5. unrealjet

    unrealjet TS Rookie Topic Starter

    put the new card in my computer to testit and it works, must bea mobo thing or something im getting all power to everything but no video signal. trying to find a topic on this in google but all they say is reset cmos battery which ive done
     
  6. kitty500cat

    kitty500cat TS Evangelist Posts: 2,154   +6

    If this is PCI-e x16, did you forget to plug in the power connector to the card?
     
  7. unrealjet

    unrealjet TS Rookie Topic Starter

    neither of the 6600gt pci-E 16 cards i have require a molex connector, im going to go try a difrerent set of ram and see if that works, this seems ot be a common problem with this card and mobo so hmmm
     
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