Trying to get my VGA monitor to work with my DVI graphics card

By acefsj
May 28, 2010
  1. So i have a mix computer i just bought as a bare bones kit im running windows 7 home basic 2 gigs ddr2 ram a geforce 9500gt 1 gig graphics card with 2 dvi input and a s video hook up i have a amd 64x2 dual core 2.2 ghz processor with a bio star mother board any way i hook up the computer to my tv through s video and it works fine but when i hook it to my vga monitor with an adapter it does not work any thoughts
  2. Punkid

    Punkid TS Guru Posts: 419

    please explains exactly what happens when u connect the monitor? nothing at all? does the monitor say anything? does it say that theres no input?
  3. tweakboy

    tweakboy TS Guru Posts: 465

    Whatever it is, from the looks and respones looks likd that thing will never leave the garage..

    Safety over fun, any day of the week.. thank you.
  4. acefsj

    acefsj TS Enthusiast Topic Starter Posts: 95

    Nothing happens at all no writing no beeping no flashing nothing the little blue light goes solid like it is about to work than just starts flashing
  5. Punkid

    Punkid TS Guru Posts: 419

    are you positive that the monitor is in working order?
  6. acefsj

    acefsj TS Enthusiast Topic Starter Posts: 95

    Ya if I take the graphics card out and hook the monitor to the mother board it works fine
  7. Punkid

    Punkid TS Guru Posts: 419

    hmm i dont know then, looks like something with your graphics card
  8. acefsj

    acefsj TS Enthusiast Topic Starter Posts: 95

    Ya it was the card I bought a new one today from a local store and works great sending the other one back for a replacment thanks for thw help
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