Why there is no picture on the screen?

Question

Trouble with the Onboard Video- Everything starts but the monitor light is amber and not green.

I've tried an AGP card and then a PCI card, and still no picture on screen. Is my motherboard shot or is it something else. Usually you can install a video card and will get activity on screen. I've tried the other Pci slots on the board and still nothing. Help

Thanks,

K.L.

Answer

This question was answered on June 3, 2003. Much of the information contained herein may have changed since posting.

The AGP Slot is used for the Video Card not the PCI Slot Try installing a new video card and reset the Bios from the Bios Setup screen.

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Posted by Student of Katharine Gibbs School - New York on June 3, 2003