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A couple of things to check, although if you bought a kit you're probably OK with these:
- Does the SD card have an appropriate OS image on it - either preinstalled or written by you?
- Are you using a decent power supply - rather than a phone charger?
Good suggestions Fred27 . But may I add, I have found a few SD cards to be improperly formatted from the vendor. So I sometimes take the SD card and use a utility that does a reset of the card. I found a command line way in windows using DiskPart -> https://www.drivereasy.com/knowledge/windows-unable-complete-format-fixed/ . This will completely erase all so use care and double check before hitting enter.
Hi, i purchased a raspberry pi around Christmas last year along with the accessories for it through you guys, however upon opening it today and trying to set it up, it will not boot up when connected to a monitor. The power light is on but there has been no light to show reading of the SD card.