Video Help

By acacia666avenue
Nov 30, 2009
  1. Im helping my friend with his computer that recently had a video card die. So i went and replaced the video card and when i turn the computer on, i get a beep code with one long and three short beeps. And I was wondering if this could mean that the new video card is bad. The computer is a custom build and the mobo is a 680i. Please any opinions will help!
  2. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,185   +225

    Yes, the replacement video card is bad
  3. Renegeek

    Renegeek TS Rookie Posts: 90

    Well , we need more info about the mobo, and type of video card...

    mobo brand?
    Cpu socket type?
    video card name?
    video card bus type?
  4. werty316

    werty316 TS Rookie Posts: 185

    Mobo is a 680i as mentioned.
    680i is LGA775.
    680i if PCIe.

    I would try re-seating the ram and if that doesn't work, clear the CMOS.
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