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No monitors work on computer

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#1 ash0403


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Posted 31 December 2009 - 03:41 AM

My son downloaded some "wii points generator" which of course was a bad idea. He then tells me about 3 hours later that it had said something about files were being deleted... so I assume he of course downloaded a virus. Anyways so now his monitor is not working. I unplugged all the cables, tried it again, nothing just black screen. The most I got was a compaq screen and black after that. I tried using his sisters monitor and her monitor wouldn't work on his computer either. I tried using different connector cables, still black. Any ideas on what is the problem? Is it possible that this virus could have ate a monitor driver or the video card?

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#2 antikson


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Posted 31 December 2009 - 05:55 AM

did you format your p.c ? try it once this might remove the virus from it , format all the drive after taking the back up of data.

#3 hamluis



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Posted 01 January 2010 - 03:12 PM

I am suggesting (internally) that your post be moved to one of our malware forums.

Be patient, please.


#4 garmanma


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Posted 01 January 2010 - 05:03 PM

Are you saying the startup screen won't even show when it first turns on or that you cannot get into the BIOS to run a rescue CD?
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