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I have a Compaq Desktop computer. Model# DPS-250RB A. The computer was working fine the other day, Brought it to my house and tried hooking it up to a monitor and the monitor wont recieve signal. Not sure what the problem is. Could be that we tried putting in a 256mb video card to use for World of Warcraft. After this we hooked it up to a monitor and there was no signal. Took out the video card and hooked back up...still no signal. We also put in a stick of ram. It was DDR which i am almost posi


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Nope :( Im prolly just gonna pick up an older dell. We've tried everything we can including all of the things you said. Thanks you for your suggestions though. They were greatly appreciated
Try to look your monitor cable or try to test your cable trough a tester.because sometimes a cable was defected.about your video card...in every games has a required video card or memory.
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I have a Compaq Desktop computer. Model# DPS-250RB A. The computer was working fine the other day, Brought it to my house and tried hooking it up to a monitor and the monitor wont recieve signal. Not sure what the problem is. Could be that we tried putting in a 256mb video card to use for World of Warcraft. After this we hooked it up to a monitor and there was no signal. Took out the video card and hooked back up...still no signal. We also put in a stick of ram. It was DDR which i am almost posi


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