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desktop PC starts but monitor says "no signal"


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When I turn on Packard bell imedia PC it seems to start. Windows logo comes on and it looks as if it is going to start screen, then it goes off and monitor says "no signal". Could the fact that power was switched off at socket by mistake have any bearing on this problem? Could this have damaged something? Monitor and cable work perfectly on other computer. Thanks.

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Fruit Bat /\0/\

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download and make the six floppy disks from here

Boot using the floppies to recovery console

at the c:\windows prompt

type c:\i386 (if that does not get you to c:\i386 type c:\windows\i386)

then type winnt32.exe (this is the XP install file on your harddrive)

press enter

then proceed with the repair install as describe above

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