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  1. K

    Question Upgraded my CPU, mow I have a black screen

    Hello, I upgraded my sons CPU on a home build PC, and now I have a black screen, no USB power, and no power button light. But the fans come on the RAM lights up. Any ideas? Here are the specs: MSI Gaming AMD Ryzen B350 DDR4 VR Ready HDMI USB 3 CFX Micro-ATX Motherboard Brand MSI CPU...
  2. A

    Question Black screen on boot, need multiple manual power downs and restarts to post?

    Hi all, I have been suffering from a perplexing issue with my PC for over a year now, and I have no idea what to do. To summarize: nearly every time I power on my PC, all components will power up, LEDs will turn on, keyboard and mouse will light up, but the monitor will remain black. I then...
  3. test_hardware

    Question Display goes black for a few seconds randomly on one computer but not on another with the same GPU

    Hi, I have a monitor Envision h2776mhal, I'm connecting it via HDMI. When I connect it to one computer (Linux Mint, Ryzen 3900x, X570 motherboard, gtx 750TI) it works properly, no issues. When I connect it to another computer (Windows 10 or Windows 7 [tried both], LGA775, Q6600, gtx 750TI...
  4. NibNob

    Question Computer won’t POST ?

    I was just about to go to bed so I closed my game out and 3 seconds later my pc shuts off completely and my monitors go dark. I reboot successfully and go to the lian li fan software to speed up my fans thinking it was an over heat issue even though my cpu and gpu were both under 70 degrees. My...
  5. E

    [SOLVED] Is it the GPU failing or the PSU?

    So from a few days I am facing this issue where the screen would go completely blank i.e monitor goes into power saving, audio cuts off and the PC has to be restarted manually. NumLock and Keyboard RGB also locks out so the complete system is frozen. I have tried reinstalling GPU drivers to no...
  6. Craussie

    Question I need help determining cause of black screen ?

    I have built my computer over a year ago, the current issue is a no post/black screen. I have a beeper, there is no beep after power on ( the beeper works I use it everyday) How it happened: I turned pc on and it did ( 1long 2short beeps) and then turned off and back on. Did the same thing...
  7. K

    Question Getting random black screen on external monitor connected to Dell G3 3590 ?

    I have owned my Dell G3 3590 (Core i5, 16GB RAM, 1TB HDD, 1TB SSD) laptop for over two years and I have been using it connected to an external monitor, a BenQ EW3270U, using an HDMI cable without issues. I recently performed a fresh re-install of Windows 10-64bit using the Dell OS Recovery due...
  8. m4r1n7

    [SOLVED] Hello everyone, need help! whats the case here?

    The problem occured like 4 weeks ago. Iam using nvidia asus strix 1080ti card. The problem was like occasionally 2 times happened during Elden Ring -THE SCREEN GOES BLACK and GPU FANS start spinning ( you can hear them really good). I need to restart via button my pc and everythings back to...
  9. M

    Question PC loses display then requires hard reset to boot back up

    Recently I've had a problem when using my PC. I'll use it like normal and the display to both my monitors will randomly cut out showing a black screen instantly, and my monitors prompt me with the image that theyre going to sleep, yet my computer fans and leds remain on. The only way to get it...
  10. Z

    Question How do i fix black screen/PWR_LED

    I just bought new ram sticks today and I was going to install them in my pc, but i got black screened and didnt know what to do soooo I changed to my old ram so I can play but it black screened. Its a red/ magma red light on my MB that says PWL_LED and I have no idea what to do pls help and...
  11. aaaTheBat

    Question Installed new RAM but monitors stay black

    Hi there, I've just purchased 2x16 GB RAM (3200MHz) sticks for my pc, an upgrade from my 4x4 GB RAM (2133MHz) sticks. However, after properly installing the monitors stay black. Everything else in the PC boots up fine. No POST beeping happens either. I've tried putting the two new sticks in...
  12. JZ113

    Question PC crashes/black screens when playing any game ?

    Full specs: CPU: i9-11900k GPU: 3070 Aorus Master MOBO: Z490 Aorus Master PSU: RM850X RAM: Corsair 3200mhz 16gbx2 Hi, This issue first start occurring when I upgraded my 9900k to 11900k few months ago. After the upgrade my computer would randomly display no signal while playing games. The...
  13. ArmoredRhino187

    Question PC randomly black screens while gaming ?

    Hi all The issue I am having is whenever I am plaing games on my pc sometimes the system will crash, the screens will go black and the pc will just boot back to the windows login screen I have monitored my temperatures to check the health of my components and they seem to be fine GPU on load...
  14. XDark187

    Question No signal on my monitor, need help ASAP.

    I just upgraded my CPU and mobo to R9 5900x and b450 aorus pro wifi with kraken x53 for the cooler, the only 3 things I'm using from my old pc is the psu (500W) and the GPU (RTX 2060) and 16GB (8x2) ram sticks. the problem is that my pc boots up just fine, everything lights up when I press the...
  15. M

    Question Black display on ASUS X200MA netbook, tried almost everything and nothing helps

    Hi there everyone, Not sure if this should go here or to laptop tech issues, but anyway. I’ve got a problem with an old ASUS X200MA netbook that I own, but its screen won’t turn on. Let me explain the issue in more detail as I tried to fix it lately, but with limited success. I bought it first...
  16. annkr

    Question GPU Temps rise then black screen

    Hi, I am having trouble with my gaming PC crashing. At first it started to switch off after the game getting laggy and then randomly switching off I have checked the temps and the usage. When its about to crash its 100% and around 105 degrees celcius CPU was around staying around 45 degrees and...
  17. ElmesSG

    Question My GPU crashes my whole system only when getting into load

    Hello, ive been having some weird issues with my GPU. Whenever i get into load my GPU just crashes instantly, i can either be any gaming load (it doesnt happen in the menus or anything like that but it happens when the game actually loads) and any stress test (tried with OCCT it crashes on both...
  18. 6600xtthrowaway

    Question RX 6600XT Black Screens and Restarts

    Since I got it my Powercolor 6600xt fighter has been acting up but more so recently, my card will straight black screen and restart as soon as it gets to something just slightly intensive, cod Vanguards multiplayer menu will just crash it unlimited fps, limited fps 100 & 60fps doesn’t matter, a...
  19. Carbzz

    Question Is my 3070 Ti dead?

    Starting randomly last night whilst gaming my PC has started crashing.. every time. I've tested with 2 games and run an MSI after burner OC scan and it happens each time. It runs fine when just browsing the web. Both the GPU and PSU are only 6 months old. The only time I don't get the issue is...
  20. W

    Question Black screen with RTX 3080 on some monitors

    I moved country and shipped my desktop with me. Upon arriving I inspected the desktop and apart from a small clip having disconnected from one of the PCIe ports and a dent in the case, everything looked in order I did not ship my original monitor with the machine so I purchased an ASUS VA27EHE...
  21. P

    Question Black screen after enabling Secure Boot ?

    Hi, wondering if anyone can help me. I recently bought a used gaming pc and I am having great trouble getting it to boot. About a month ago now, I went into my BIOS and enabled Secure Boot, nothing else, just clicked to enable secure boot. I saved the settings and the PC did not reboot as...
  22. DatBean

    Question Can't get past BIOS or black screen ?

    Hi, so last night my computer randomly froze and so I turned it off but when I tried to turn it back on again the screen was just blank and the fans went really loud so I turned it off again, I tried again a couple more times with the same result. This morning I tried turning it on again and it...
  23. arthurdurand

    Question Lenovo ideapad S145-15IGM no POST, doesn't boot!

    I have a Lenovo ideapad S145-15IGM (type 81MX) notebook PC that doesn't POST with the following indications/symptoms: The LED next to charging port ALWAYS functions normally: Amber while charging and White when fully charged. if I don't/didn't switch the PC on: The Num Lock LED ALWAYS comes on...
  24. Horizons_

    Question PC Crashes, Screen Goes Black, Fans Overdrive [RX 580]

    Current system information before going into more detail: PC Part Picker: https://pcpartpicker.com/list/CvwtQD Video of the crashes with task manager open: https://photos.app.goo.gl/LJMsW9iqPoxgw7Md6 https://photos.app.goo.gl/br2MECotXEfki5bv6 Radeon Software Details: View...
  25. TinTin1798

    Question PC random crashes black screen!

    It usually happens about every 5 6 hours when i using chrome or play game, monitor black no signal, keyboard and mouse disconnect but the case still running but no sound in headphone. I can't restart by power button (press it but nothing happens ) , only can use switch on PSU to shutdown the PC...
  26. Astronomy

    Question Can't enter/reset BIOS, black screen after selecting EFI boot ?

    I have an MSI b75ma-p45 motherboard, and I changed the boot mode from UEFI to EFI (help said something about EFI roms) Didn't know what it was and was stupid enough to select it to see if it would solve my Windows startup issue (Windows was booting into startup repair). After this, the machine...
  27. S

    Question Black screen no display when turning on but once in a few attempts works

    Hello, Upgraded motherboard and CPU to MSI pro B660m-a ddr4 motherboard & Intel i5 12400f. Reinstalled Windows 10 but been getting black screen with "no signal" message. But LED on RAM, GPU lights up, lights also goes on with keyboard /mouse and motherboard. Also pc sometimes shuts down with a...
  28. S

    Question Black screen, no signal upon switching on, can't shutdown with power button ?

    Hello, When I switch on the PC, the fans and CPU/GPU goes on, LED flashing and fans spinning, but display returns "no signal" message and the keyboard /mouse don't light up. I read that the RAM can be the cause so I purchased new RAM exactly same ones and replaced it but problem still persist...
  29. JZ113

    Question PC screen turns black then restarts while playing games

    Upgraded my motherboard and cpu 4 weeks ago. While playing games, my pc would have the screen turn black, I lose audio to game immediately and then discord/YouTube 10 seconds later, then the system reboots. (This issue happens maybe once after every 1-2 hours while playing any random games...
  30. MLMDota

    Question R9 290X Black Screen and all PC fans 100% speed when trying to install drivers ?

    Hi, I recently picked up an old PC from a friend that they hadn't run in a few years but previously they couldn't get to boot to Windows (they aren't very tech savvy so didn't want to try to fix it and just bought something new). I've been able to resolve enough of the issues through cleaning it...
  31. P

    Question Displays go black randomly and monitors will not reset - computer stays on and is functional while everything is black

    The only way to reset this is to hard shutdown the computer for 5 seconds then restart. After doing this, only one display will be back on. Twice now after the restart the 2nd monitor will still be off until i turn it back on manually in the nvidia settings, and the primary screen background...
  32. A

    Question Random Black Screen and GPU Fans Maxed

    This issue appeared about a month ago. Even PC is idle screen goes black and GPU fans start turns max speed. Then I restart PC everything work (mouse and keyboard light is on) but the monitor does not receive a signal. I restart again and now screen receive a signal. GPU - MSI GTX 1060 Gaming X...
  33. gdanbo

    Question Black screen with cursor on Windows 7, even in Windows setup

    Hello, I have a problem with an older laptop, it's a HP ProBook 4545s. The problem started a couple of days ago. When I would turn on the laptop, Windows would start loading and it would boot to a black screen with the cursor. The first thing I tried were the advanced startup options, such as...
  34. R

    Question Monitors turning off whilst gaming ?

    Hi, So recently I started having this issue so my 2x 1920x1080 monitors would turn off while gaming. Like monitors would turn off but PC would still be running, lights fans, etc. I have a temporary fix that I found so when monitors turn off, I need to turn off the PC and wait sometime before...
  35. fadz46

    Question Gigabyte B450 i Black Screen

    Hi, I just need reaffirmation. Apparently when im running with two stick ram 8gb 3200Mhz, orange led will turn on, but its fine when im running one, quick conclusion i did swapping and find out one stick is broke. Second problem, my screen is wont turn on. I run with one stick, put my GPU, all...
  36. MetaZero

    Question Could a bad SSD cause the monitors to randomly disconnect ?

    My monitors will randomly shut off and lose their signal. Almost like the computer has gone to sleep, but it's still active, except the net sorta disconnects too.. This is really weird, and I'm dumbfounded by it. My computer will boot and run just fine (sometimes for days) and then the...
  37. V

    Question Gigabyte Aorus RTX 3080Ti "No Signal Detected"

    Hello, I upgraded my PC this past 2 weeks from a 2060 Super, to a 3080Ti here's my current specs: CPU: Intel i9-9900k RAM: 2x16GB 3600MHz Corsair Vengeance RGB PRO GPU: Gigabyte Aorus GeForce RTX 3080 Ti MASTER 12GB PSU: Corsair RM850, RM Series, 80 Plus Gold Certified, 850 W Fully Modular ATX...
  38. D

    Question Rx 580 pc dies whenever anything 3d comes to screen

    Hi. My pc keeps dying whenever something 3d comes to screen. It's not the psu cause I bought a new one (be quiet 700w). I run furmark for 10 mins and the pc doesn't die, meanwhile I open warframe and it dies within the first 3 seconds of the cutscene
  39. Juniorak1

    [SOLVED] DP no signal on Boot ?

    Well i don't know how to fix this... PC Specs OS: Windows 11 Pro Motherboard: Gigabyte Z390 Gaming X CPU: Intel Core i7 9700k GPU: ASUS GeForce GTX 1070 Strix OC DisplayPort: DELL S2721DGF Monitor HDMI: LGTV 55SJ850V When i Format my PC i have signal on my monitor (DP) on boot, but after i...
  40. g3ck00

    Question PC turns on, but there is no image

    Hello. I recently had a blue screen and it seems that my system broke, because the computer turns on fine: it goes through the manufacturer's screen, it goes through the Windows loading screen, and there it goes black. I don't see the cursor. The keyboard responds normally (if I press Caps Lock...