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No signal before windows login? HDMI mode

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Hey guys, I bought this new monitor few days ago and when i hooked it up on HDMI, i noticed that there's no signal before windows login. Is there a way to fix this? If not, seems like i'll have to stay in DVI for now


p.s it's a HP 2710m
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Have you tried with multiple HDMI cables? I've found HDMI to be incredibly finicky when running from a PC. I try to use DVI everywhere except when I need the audio for something like an HTPC.
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The monitor only has one HDMI port according to Newegg. I would try changing which port you use on the graphics card. If you use the second port it may not be realizing there is no monitor there until the driver and software are active.

It's a long shot but I'd still try.
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