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Monitor falls asleep during/after startup

\015 I have an HPa6700y I purchased about three months ago. At the time of purchase I installed a high-end graphics card myself (ASUS EAH4870 DK/1G Radeon HD) and it had been running beautifully until now. I have used it for gaming as recently as yesterday morning.Last night I installed a new game and was looking for a headphone jack somewhere on the main unit--not sure if I accidentally jostled something in the CPU or not, but seconds later my monitor (an HPw1901) went to sleep while trying to start a new game. When I restarted the monitor it displayed the input status for VGA as ''no input signal'' and ''monitor is going to sleep.'' I tried re-booting and running a start-up diagnostic but the monitor fell asleep again about 3 minutes into the diagnostic.I swapped VGA for DVI to see if it was the cable, but had the same problem, and soon it go to where I couldn't even get a loading screen before the monitor went to sleep. I can hear everything whirring in the CPU as it boots, it just doesn't appear to be getting through to the monitor. I got frustrated and let it rest last night.This morning I put the VGA cable back in and turned the power strip on and off and basically re-connected all the cables to give it one last try. I turned it on, and it booted up fine! I checked my e-mail, surfed the web for about 10 minutes, then launched my new game. I got through the opening credits and it went to sleep again! What's going on here? Please tell me it's not the video card.\015

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