|Jeez, at least provide a link to the posting by this 'HunterJames22' so we know what you're talking about.|
But, in general, if your monitor screen is black and its LED stays orange instead of green until the OS loads then the video controller isn't supporting 640 x 480 as that's the resolution of the posting screen.
I picked up an old P-III awhile back and finally got around to starting it up. Same thing--no video until XP loads. I'm confident another video card will solve that.
You're not really green until you're soylent green.