Try a new video card

Question

whenever i change the screen resolution from 800x600 to 640x480 or try to play a game on full screen, the moniter seems to go to sleep and cannot "wake up". The computer cannot be restarted unless i turn it off manually. Please help. Michael Schultz

Answer

This question was answered on September 16, 2002. Much of the information contained herein may have changed since posting.

Hi,

It sounds like it might be a video card problem I would try swapping out video cards.

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Posted by Dan of Mesa Community College on September 16, 2002