Re: Monitor Problems With Recent Vista Install
Yes, i installed the drivers and windows recognized the card and installed
the drivers, i also installed the drivers for the monitor. but still the same
> Have you installed the latest drivers for your video card?
> Sounds like the videocard just isn't telling the monitor to turn on, if
> it's not a hardware problem in your monitor.
> Just to be thorough, you could remove and reseat your video card.
> "flazz" <email@example.com> wrote in message
> > This past weekend i reformated my harddrive and installed windows vista
> > home
> > prem.
> > the problem that iam getting is when restarting and turning on my monitor
> > does not turn on when windows starts up. i can hear the hard drives and
> > dvd-roms goin and doing there thing but nothing comes up on the monitor.
> > once
> > i turn it off by holding down the power button and usually on the 2nd try
> > of
> > turning on, the monitor turns on.
> > i have a 2 y/o dell desktop dim 8800 with a nvidia 256md graphics card.
> > are there any software diag. that i can do to test the boot process if it
> > even recognizes the monitor?