• This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn more.

HDMI not working

Heeter

Overclocked Like A Mother
#1
Hey Guys,

Trying to figure out how come a couple of days ago why my HDMI isn't working. Trouble is, I don't know if it's the video card or the monitor. Video card is X800XL ( a couple years old), and the monitor is an ACER AL2216W (two months old). It was working fine until two days ago. Now I am using the regular video output of the X800XL connected to the regular video input of the monitor.

I installed fresh, updated drivers from ATI, to no avail.

I don't really have another computer with HDMI output, or another monitor with HDMI input.

Your Thoughts?

Thanks in advance,

Heeter
 

Heeter

Overclocked Like A Mother
#4
Update:

I remembered that my ATI card came with a DVI/video adapter. I tried that adapter and connected my regular blue video to the adapter.

It is working, tried a different DVI wire, still no go.

So now I know that it's the monitor DVI input that isn't working anymore.

Thanks,

Heeter
 

Sazar

F@H - Is it in you?
Staff member
Political User
#5
Are you sure you have not accidentally selected the VGA input for your display instead of the DVI ?

I know on my Dell display, the input can be changed by pressing one button. Just check and make sure this is not the case. If everything else is fine, perhaps the monitor has a minor issue.
 

Heeter

Overclocked Like A Mother
#7
I didn't change anything, just quit working. Right in the middle between reboots.

I have tried the analog/digital selector on the monitor to no avail. It just keeps going back to analog.

Heeter
 
Last edited:

Sazar

F@H - Is it in you?
Staff member
Political User
#8
I would just call tech support in that case or get a replacement.

Tech support is the better option.
 

Members online

No members online now.

Latest posts

Latest profile posts

Perris Calderon wrote on Electronic Punk's profile.
Ep, glad to see you come back and tidy up...did want to ask a one day favor, I want to enhance my resume , was hoping you could make me administrator for a day, if so, take me right off since I won't be here to do anything, and don't know the slightest about the board, but it would be nice putting "served administrator osnn", if can do, THANKS

Been running around Quora lately, luv it there https://tinyurl.com/ycpxl
Electronic Punk wrote on Perris Calderon's profile.
All good still mate?
Hello, is there anybody in there? Just nod if you can hear me ...
Xie
What a long strange trip it's been. =)

Forum statistics

Threads
61,962
Messages
673,240
Members
89,015
Latest member
loxioalix