What could be a bent pin

Question

My computer case and cpu fans come on when I press the power button but the monitor doesn't show boot up until i hit the reset button. Then the power led comes on and the system boots up correctly. I double checked the connections and the only thing that is odd is in system devices. It shows a default monitor and a plug and play monitor. I have only one graphics board and one monitor. Can you help Thanks Mark

Answer

This question was answered on September 9, 2003. Much of the information contained herein may have changed since posting.

Check if a pin on your monitor is bent or missing That was what caused my same problem.

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Posted by Student of Katharine Gibbs School - New York on September 9, 2003