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Old 09-26-2003, 08:50 PM   #1
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Monitor cuts out before installation. PLEASE HELP

Whenever i try to install Mandrake Linux 9.1. Before the installation begins it tells me that it is sfe to reboot my computer. I reboot but i get no picture. the monitor light just flashes and nothing appears on the screen. I have tried running the installation in text mode and low res mode but the monitor still cuts out at the reboot. PLEASE HELP!!!
Old 09-28-2003, 04:06 AM   #2
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Need more info:
Motherboard make/model/bios version
Video Card make/model
Monitor make/model/Year made

Do you get any scrolling linux boot lines prior to the 'blank' screen, or does it die right after the computers bios boot screen?


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