Forum discussion tagged with blackscreen.
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    Question PC blackscreen - unless I reset CMOS battery, it then boots BIOS and I can access Windows once - then repeat

    Hey everyone, I just came back from vacation to find my PC (1-2 years old) to stop working. During the night I wake up to my PC booting itself over and over again every few seconds. After removing RAM, GPU, resetting CMOS it still kept rebooting, so I decided to buy a new PSU (thinking the old...
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    Question Screens keyboard and Headset all go off Randomly?

    So this a bit of a strange one and explaining it could be a issue! (Apologies if this is in the wrong category) Im running an AMD System, all drivers and updates are installed however recently, I've been having this odd phenomenon. Randomly sometimes I'll be doing something on my system, all...
  3. Hmmm5432

    Question Computer stays on no display

    Hey I bought the Acer Desktop Computer Aspire GX-785-UR18 with Intel Core i7 7th Gen 7700 (3.60 GHz) 16 GB DDR4 1 TB HDD NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 about a year ago the computer was running perfectly fine till 2 weeks ago. it started randomly losing signal to the display monitor. sometimes the...
  4. Hmmm5432

    Question Computer stays on no display

    Hey I bought the Acer Desktop Computer Aspire GX-785-UR18 with Intel Core i7 7th Gen 7700 (3.60 GHz) 16 GB DDR4 1 TB HDD NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 about a year ago the computer was running perfectly fine till 2 weeks ago. it started randomly losing signal to the display monitor. sometimes the...
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    Question I have to underclock my GPU to play games

    Hello! I have had this problem for a long time. I have to underclock my gpu to -400 Core clock, and -502 memory clock to play games. And if i dont underclock gpu, my game goes black screen and my gpu fans ramp up to 100% SPECS: GTX 1060 6GB R5 1600x 8GB RAM Mars Gaming MPII 550W Please help
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    Question How to fix black screen after installing new RAM?

    My friend is upgrading his memory from 8GB to 16GB but when he installed the memory in the same DIMM slot the old one was in, slot #1, the computer turns on but the monitor is displaying a black screen. Motherboard: New RAM...

    Question Screen blacks out during videos

    This mainly happens when a video is playing in google chrome, but has happened while playing games. Anyways, the screen will black out, sound cuts out, and then when it comes back I get a notification from AMD saying "Default wattman settings restored due to unexpected system error". Anyone know...
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    Question monitor 1 sometimes black and goes to sleep

    My first monitor goes to black and then it says that it can't find a cable. or something it just goes black for a second. I have a amd athlon x4 and a gtx 1050 ti. It is pretty hot in my country right now, but it's only 1 monitor of the 2. edit: it's bin working pretty well now for a while i...
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    Question Blank Screen on brand new Acer laptop

    I recently bought an Acer Aspire 5, A515-54-51DJ laptop for college and travel, simple work, and the first tike I fire it up, the screen is absolutely blank. Connecting it to my desktop monitor shows it fine and I was able to set up the basics of my Windows 10, however I still cannot find a way...
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    Question Possible GPU issue: Stuttering and black screens with almost every game

    I recently tried to play Overwatch and MH: World, only to be met with annoying microstuttering and sometimes black screens where GPU stops sending video to monitors, forcing me to restart. Overwatch has never been a problem. I used to be able to run this game smoothly with no issues at all but...
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    Question Blackscreen when trying to get into fullscreen mode in any games

    Hey guys, this started about 3 days ago but I didn't worry much about it but, whenever i start any type of game it would work perfectly and there would be no black screen, but once I tab out once, when I tab back in it would be ok but the moment I move my cursor it blackscreens, I don't know if...
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    Question Reinstalled windows 10, black screen + cursor

    Alright so I reinstalled windows 10, I downloaded windows tool, created a bootable USB with it, but also tried downloading the iso, and use Rufus myself. I install it on my M2 SSD which is 120 GB. It installs and I get to setup some settings not many. Almost right after login to Microsoft, which...
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    Question Computer restarts when I launch a game

    So basically this problem started a few months ago I would launch a game and sometimes my computer would just restart no blue screen no error msgs nothing. Before all this I had overclocked my system. The RAM, CPU, and GPU. It all work just fine and I enjoyed increased performance before all...
  14. TomasKocak

    Question Black screen with dash - unable to start bios

    Hello, I have recently moved my computer and I was not able to start it since. I have removed everything from the case currently, I have only the motherboard with the cpu, one stick of ram (to minimize possible flaws), and the power supply and SSD (here is a picture of the build) Here is what...
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    Question Laptop won't start, black screen no bios access

    I have tried hard resetting the computer, i have tried connecting external display and still nothing. It powers up and the fans run. The lights come on, though the keyboard backlights turn off soon after. I went as far as taking it apart and checking the hardware for any damage and haven't found...
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    Question Fullscreen in games doesnt work whilel using dual monitors (having a permanent black screen)

    Hey guys, I am having an issue since a year ago or something, while using dual monitors, games show a permanent black screen when trying to launch in fullscreen mode. the only thing helped me is changing to fullscreen borderless but not all games support this mode, Sekiro Shadows die twice...
  17. watsap147

    Question Black screen and errors configuring windows questions

    Hi, So 5 years ago i build a pc. Now the pc froze a week ago. After restarting i would get a black screen, although a different black screen than just when my monitor is off, I could go into bios and i could install windows again, after installing i can configure my starting windows options, but...
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    Question NVIDIA GTX 2080 - Black Screen and Fan Overdrive

    Windows 10 64bit I7-8700k @ 3.7 32 gb ram NVIDIA GTX 2080 8gb Hey everyone. I'm having an issue that is happening intermittently over the last few days. I run a dual monitor set up. I was watching some youtube videos on monitor 2 and my computer all of a sudden blackscreens and the fans on my...
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    Question Screen wont receive signal if ANY gpu is plugged in my computer. How can i fix it?

    So yesterday i attempted to upgrade my graphics card from gtx 950 to gtx 1060. I removed my old drivers and proceeded to install the new card. My pc turned on as normal, fans on my graphics card started spinning but my screen received no signal. I ensured everything was plugged in correctly (and...
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    Question 750ti blackscreen on startup

    Yesterday i tried to start my pc but nothing on the monitor..(black screen) I tried to change gpu and pc worked just fine.. The gpu fans (750ti) are spinning.. I tried also to put in another pc but again blackscreen.. I tried to change the cable or the output but nothing.. Any ideas??