how to tell if video card is dead?

Discussion in 'OT Technology' started by BoostedBoogie, Sep 5, 2007.

  1. i finished putting it together fired up my computer and everything is running fine: fans, mobo/mobo LEDs, drives, etc. the mobo is making the usual beep noises on startup. my monitor, however, is not getting a signal from my video card. i tried both dvi and vga ports and neither are giving out a signal. is it safe to assume here that it's dead? :wtc: is there any way to tell?
     
  2. retorq

    retorq What up bitch??

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    Do you have a ... nevermind, I would help but I have no AV. :rofl:
     
  3. crontab

    crontab (uid = 0)

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    put that vid card in another pc.

    put another vid card into that pc.
     
  4. what are you, a stalker? :mamoru:
     
  5. got it working. ram sticks weren't seated well enough. starts right up now. thanks anyway
     

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