My computer boots but my screen won't kick in?

By goofyboi
Jun 14, 2010
  1. Hey all I need some help, I had this problem with my USB Jack
    my cat rubEd against a USB cord that was plugged in and It caused the computer to shutdown. Now I can't get my screen to kick in , the computer boots but the screen won't. can someone help pls!
  2. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,244   +234

    How do you know that the computer boots if the monitor stays blank?
  3. goofyboi

    goofyboi TS Rookie Topic Starter

    well I think it is booting up, it sounds like it is but you are right it might not be.
    do you know what it might be?
  4. swker98

    swker98 TechSpot Paladin Posts: 1,077

    Can you give us a little more info on your computer like what graphics card you have (integrated or stand alone) as well as your power supply specs and if you hear any beeps when your computer starts
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