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Old Apr 11, 2008, 01:12 AM   #1
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screen keeps going black

i have a i have a G5 power mac and recently the screen will randomly go blank and i will have to sleep my computer and wake it up in order to get the screen back. when the screen goes black the programs that i am running, still run, but i can't wake my screen up. i don't know what the deal is
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Old Apr 11, 2008, 12:08 PM   #2
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Sounds like we have the same problem.
We also both have lots of views with no replies, unfortunately.

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Old Apr 11, 2008, 12:53 PM   #3
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Have any of the pins broken off? Have you checked to see that that AGP/PCI-E card is secure in its slot?
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