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Ok so. I just got a hard drive from a friend and put it in my old computer to try to fix it up to sell it. But when I turn on the computer I get a error (not by the computer) but by the monitor saying its starting up a higher resolution that the monitor can handle. It shows the windows loading screen. I have also when into bios and changed around the setting and stuff. This computer is running onboard video (fail) and I do not have a PCI video card to test it out with. I have also tried safe mode and it says the same thing. Can someone shed some light on my problem?
 

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oh, i go the same error before.
how did i fix it? just trying to remember...

(oh boy, i still was using a 7600gt at that point)

OH! you have an external GPU that you are using with this error or is the the onboard?
 

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What kind of monitor?
its a westinghouse
 

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He bought a new HD and gave me his old one. I am putting this hard drive into an old computer to sell to a friend.
 

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I was planning on installing Ubuntu on it. I was not going to keep it on there.
 

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Im not sure. But the monitor works just fine with my normal computer. So its sorta weird
 

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Oh well just kill this thread like i killed my RAM. I thought I got rid of my static, but I guess i didnt. Static killed the RAM may it rest in peace lol.. Note to self: NEVER HOLD RAM ON CARPET.
 
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