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Monitor Problems: monitor looks like a woven rug, toshiba qosmio laptop, woven rug
toshiba qosmio laptop, woven rug, thin lines: First, congrats on the Qosmio - nice laptop. Second, sounds like a video card problem. Unfortunately since it is a laptop you ll have to call Toshiba to find the nearest service center. Most laptops have the video card built in so it will most likely be a...

Monitor Problems: Post a power cut.., port vga, vga port
port vga, vga port, flat screens: First we need to see if the monitor is working or if maybe the video card has gone out. Does the laptop you are using have a video out port (vga port)? If so can you either try connecting the monitor to the laptop or borrow another monitor to hook to the...

Monitor Problems: Power to monitor, image fades, google search
image fades, google search, power inverter: If the image fades to look like the brightness is turned down really far this is usually due to power inverter or back light going out. The fact the it does display correctly at first makes me believe it is the power inverter. If you do a google search there...

Monitor Problems: pc problems?, microsoft driver, video drivers
microsoft driver, video drivers, video driver: this is usually due to no video driver being installed or a default microsoft driver being installed. Go to the website for the computer manaufacturer. Go to support and input the reuired info. Go to download and download the newest video drivers for your...

Monitor Problems: presario v2000 laptop, compaq logo, memory overload
compaq logo, memory overload, memory problem: This could signify a bad memory stick. Let the laptop sit a bit, Then boot up from the CD without doing anything else. If the problem keeps happening when trying to boot the CD you may want to replace your memory chip. If you have 2 chips, pull one out and...

Monitor Problems: problem on, vent holes, canned air
vent holes, canned air, office supply store: It is stuck in test mode. Get some canned air from an office supply store. Unplug the monitor and blow out all the vent holes. Leave it unplugged for at least one day so that it discharges. Then plug it back in and it should function fine. Let me know if it...

Monitor Problems: Samsung SyncMaster 9840 BX, vent holes, canned air
vent holes, canned air, samsung syncmaster: Purchase some canned air from an office supply store (at least 2 cans). Unplug the monitor and computer. use the canned air to blow out all the vent holes of the monitor. Then open the computer case and use the other can to blow out the computer - pay special...

Monitor Problems: Sceptre x9g komodo II blinking power light, sceptre x9g komodo ii, vent holes
sceptre x9g komodo ii, vent holes, canned air: The blinking power light indicates a problem with the monitor. Purchase some canned air from an office supply store. Unplug the monitor. Use the canned air to blow out all the vent holes of the monitor. try to blow inside really good. Leave the monitor unplugged...

Monitor Problems: Setting of My LG E700sh display, factory defaults, exact location
factory defaults, exact location: To rest a monitor you ll need to use the buttons on the front to open the monitor menu. In the menu you need to find the setting that says reset or factory defaults. Select it and that should reset the monitor. I cannot tell you where the exact location of...

Monitor Problems: Video cards, card slots, video plug
card slots, video plug, video performance: Whether t uses DVI or not is up to the monitor manufacturer. There are widescreens that do not use DVI. If you can find a VGA widescreen then you ll have to do nothing (except maybe upgrade your video driver). Other wise you ll need to know what type of video...

Monitor Problems: vertical streaks showing on monitor, vertical streaks, panasonic laptop
vertical streaks, panasonic laptop, vent holes: You can use canned air to blow out all the vent holes on the sides and bottom or back of the laptop. If that doesn t work you ll need to contact Panasonic about getting the screen or video card repaired. Unfortunately there is not much you can do to fix laptop...

Monitor Problems: White Turns Pink, vent holes, canned air
vent holes, canned air, office supply store: Purchase some canned air from an office supply store (at least 2 cans). Unplug the monitor and computer. use the canned air to blow out all the vent holes of the monitor. Then open the computer case and use the other can to blow out the computer - pay special...

Monitor Problems: widescreen monitor, distortion problems, change shape
distortion problems, change shape, 1280x720: You just need to change your screen setting to a widescreen view. Right click the desktop and choose settings. As you move the settings slider you should see the picture of a monitor change shape. Get a good wide screen view and apply the settings. 1024x640,...

Monitor Problems: Black Spot, left hand corner, dead pixels
left hand corner, dead pixels, lcd screen: Might be just dead pixels, but they don t usually move. If there is liquid trapped in there it could cause this. Yet usually it is repairable, but could require replacing the LCD screen. depending on the manufacturer this could be almost as much as a new monitor...

Monitor Problems: Blinking Yellow light on a Mitsubishi Diamond Pro, vent holes, mitsubishi diamond
vent holes, mitsubishi diamond, canned air: First thing you should do is try the monitor on a different computer. The blinking light could be a monitor problem or it could mean the monitor is not getting a signal. If the monitor works on another computer, open you case and make sure the video card...

Monitor Problems: Off colour monitor AOC, vga connection, canned air
vga connection, canned air, vga cable: It could be the mainboard or the power inverter is going out and not supplying the proper voltage anymore. If the power inverter is going it might take the board with it. As far as the vga cable, you can always open the monitor and check the solder connection...

Monitor Problems: connecting a laptop to tv via s-video, rca plugs, laptop screen
rca plugs, laptop screen, computer boots: yes. Right click the desktop and choose properties. Settings tab. The TV should come up as #2. You can choose to extend your desktop to this quote monitor or clone it. You will need to hook up an external monitor to set this up as you can t see the setting...

Monitor Problems: Dell 2001fp tft monitor, dell 2001fp, vga image
dell 2001fp, vga image, composite input: Revised Not too hard. i have disassembled a few monitors here. You need to pop off the mounting bracket the holds the stand. There should be four screws. If there is not bracket you ll need to angle the monitor to gain access to the screws (on the back)....

Monitor Problems: Eye strain, blood shot eyes, desktop lamp
blood shot eyes, desktop lamp, best lighting: I don t know what the best setting would be but I can tell you what I do (I also have light sensitive eyes). I use a desktop lamp - the type you can bend to where you want it. I keep it pointed down away from my eyes but near the monitor. i think it helps...

Monitor Problems: Dell 2001fp tft monitor, screws, dell 2001fp
Monitor Problems: Dell 2001fp tft monitor, screws, dell 2001fp

Monitor Problems: monitor turned grey, dell computer, half a day
Monitor Problems: monitor turned grey, dell computer, half a day, pins

Monitor Problems: Princeton LCD monitor ODD problem, time id, short time
Monitor Problems: Princeton LCD monitor ODD problem, time id, short time, radio shack

Monitor Problems: game causes power saving mode, warrock, display adapters
warrock, display adapters, hybernation: You ll want to go to the manufactuer s website (dell, gateway, ect). Click on the button for support. The go to driver and downloads. Usually you ll need to enter the model or serial number - Dell will want the service code. This will take you to the drivers...

Monitor Problems: HW194D, video card manufacturer, black gap
video card manufacturer, black gap, computer manufacturer: first make sure you are using the newest video drivers for your video card. You can get them from the computer manufacturer or video card manufacturer s website. try updating the driver. Right click my computer and choose manage, expand monitors. Right...

Monitor Problems: IBM x31 1.7, exaust fans, ibm x31
exaust fans, ibm x31, canned air: usually a video card problem. You can blow it out using canned air. Make sure the exaust fans is working and any heatpipes and heatsinks are not clauged. Some times if you clean out the dust and debree it will solve the problem. Other wise you might need to...

Monitor Problems: Kogi Monitor, windows xp logo, spelling error
windows xp logo, spelling error, maximum screen: Its just a spelling error. Strange that they didn t fix it before selling th monitor. Yes it is the monitor. Problem is that XP will set it self at the maximum screen setting for your video card. This may not be supported by the monitor. Boot the computer...

Monitor Problems: Laptop VGA connection to Plasma TV, vga connection, laptop manufacturer
vga connection, laptop manufacturer, plasma tv: Have you tried updating your video drivers? Most video drivers have a utility in the control panel. Use this utility to identify the TV, not just as another monitor. Once the TV is identified you should be able to use it just like a normal monitor. I would...

Monitor Problems: laptop screen, gr8 job, boot screen
gr8 job, boot screen, loading screen: Let me make sure I understand the problem. When you boot the laptop I assume you see the compaq boot screen and maybe the windows loading screen? But after that nothing. WHen you hook up an external display it works fine 9on the external anyway). Please...

Monitor Problems: Monitor, display adapters, initial boot
display adapters, initial boot, monitor problems: When you boot do you see the initial boot screen of the manufacturer? If so keep hitting F8 before windows boots. Choose safe mode. If safe mode does t finish loading the desktop hit ctrl+alt+del Once in safe mode decrease the video settings (right click...

Monitor Problems: Monitor appears to be on standby, windows control panel, power settings
windows control panel, power settings, canned air: Most monitor settings can be changed by using the buttons on the front of the monitor to access the monitor menus. Try unplugging the monitor for about 1 day. then plug it back in and use the monitor menu and select the reset or factory defaults. If the problem...

Monitor Problems: Monitor Coverage Area on Laptop, montor, screen settings
montor, screen settings, exclamation points: most likely you ll need to install the video driver (you can get this from the manufacturer s website). Install the driver and reboot. Then right click the desktop and choose properties. Go to the setting tab and adjust the screen settings, then click apply....

Monitor Problems: Monitor fading to darker color, power inverter, power adapter
power inverter, power adapter, seams: If it seams like the brightness is fading in and out you either have a bad power pack or the power inverter is going out in the monitor. If it is under warranty get fixed asap while its is free. If it is not under warranty, you check for a new power adapter...

Monitor Problems: Monitor problem, canned air, factory defaults
canned air, factory defaults, video cable: Try this: Purchase some canned air. Use it to blow out all the monitor vents really well. Unplug the monitor for about 1 day. then plug it back in and use the buttons on the front to enter the monitor menu and choose reset or factory defaults. then plug back...

Monitor Problems: monitor, display adapters, drivers page
display adapters, drivers page, correct settings: You ll want to go to the computer manufactuer s website (dell, gateway, ect). Click on the button for support. The go to driver and downloads. Usually you ll need to enter the model or serial number - Dell will want the service code. This will take you to...

Monitor Problems: monitor, vent holes, canned air
vent holes, canned air, factory defaults: Up plug the monitor for at least one day. Use some canned air to blow out all the vent holes really well. After 1 day plug it back in and use the buttons on the front to reset the monitor to the factory defaults. If the problem persists you can just unplug...

Monitor Problems: monitor, dell flat screen monitor, vent holes
dell flat screen monitor, vent holes, flat screen monitor: Up plug the monitor for at least one day. Use some canned air to blow out all the vent holes really well. After 1 day plug it back in and use the buttons on the front to reset the monitor to the factory defaults. If the problem is still there, open the computer...

Monitor Problems: monitor brightness, vent holes, driver microsoft
vent holes, driver microsoft, monitor brightness: Unplug it. Use canned air to blow out all the vent holes really well. Leave it unplugged for about 1 day. then plug it back in and use the buttons on the front to enter the monitor menu. Set the monitor back to factory defaults or reset. Westinghouse monitors...

Monitor Problems: monitor problem, google logo, shades of yellow
google logo, shades of yellow, canned air: First thing to do is try the monitor on another computer. If the monitor works fine - check your video card. If the monitor works fine on another computer: Open the case and use some canned air to blow out all the dust in the computer, get the power supply...

Monitor Problems: monitor problem, problem hp, hp monitor
problem hp, hp monitor, moniter: Are you using the same power adapter for both monitors? It could be the power pack burned up. Also check the socket and make sure it is functioning correctly. Check the monitors in another outlet to see if they work (or at least power up) and try a different...

Monitor Problems: monitor turned grey, canned air, video card
canned air, video card, power supply: First thing to do is try the monitor on another computer. If the monitor works fine - check your video card. If the monitor works fine on another computer: Open the case and use some canned air to blow out all the dust in the computer, get the power supply...

Monitor Problems: Princeton LCD monitor ODD problem, color flashes, detachable monitor
color flashes, detachable monitor, melodic tune: Sounds like a voltage issue. Have you tried swapping the plugs and see if the monitor works with the other plug? If so just replace the faulty plug. I would also try swapping the vga cable to rule that out also. tRY DOING A FACTORY RESET USING THE MENU...

Monitor Problems: Vibrating LCD screen, factory defaults, text areas
factory defaults, text areas, electrical devices: First go to gigabytes website and download the newest driver for your chipset and video. If you are using an add on video card get the driver from the manufacturer. If it is an nvidia or ati card get the drivers from them. Move any speakers or high electrical...

Monitor Problems: Color flucuations, hp vs17, vent holes
hp vs17, vent holes, wireless router: Try cleaning and resetting the monitor. Get some canned air (avial from most office supply stores). Unplug the monitor and use the canned air to blow out all the vent holes. Leave the monitor unplugged for about one day to discharge. Open the computer (laptop...

Monitor Problems: CRT monitor problem, vent holes, viewsonic e70f
vent holes, viewsonic e70f, canned air: Try cleaning the monitor. Purchase some canned air and unplug the monitor. Use the canned air to blow out all the vent holes. Leave the monitor unplugged for about 1 day. Then plug it back in and use the menu buttons on the front to enter the menu and reset...

Monitor Problems: monitor shadow, electronic interference, electronic source
Monitor Problems: monitor shadow, electronic interference, electronic source, monitor cable

Monitor Problems: flickering screen, horizontal lines on tft's while watching movies., mpeg layer 3, free codecs
mpeg layer 3, free codecs, k lite codec pack: Make sure you have all windows updates and the newest drivers install from Nvidia s website. Make sure you have all the required codecs. K-lite http://www.free-codecs.com/download/K_Lite_Codec_Pack.htm MPG layer 3 http://www.free-codecs.com/download/MPEG_Layer_3_Codec.htm...

Monitor Problems: fuzzy green, thin ribbon, presario laptop
thin ribbon, presario laptop, ribbon cable: Sounds like the monitor video or power cables have a short or are being pinched(thin ribbon cable that connects the monitor to the laptop base). You can contact HP for the correct part number(s) or the nearest service center to have it repaired. It is a relatively...

Monitor Problems: Game off center, rainbow six 3, enough memory
rainbow six 3, enough memory, windows updates: First make sure you have all the windows updates. Then make sure you have the newest video drivers. Get from gateways website. Make sure you are using a display setting in windows that the game supports. Then in the game, under options try changing the in...

Monitor Problems: Hannsn G monitor options pops up, canned air, ground wires
canned air, ground wires, different computers: Have you tried cleaning it out? Just use some canned air to blow out the vents. Resetting the monitor by leaving unplugged for at least one day. Then use the menu to select reset. Open the monitor and make sure the 2 ground wires are making proper contact...

Monitor Problems: HP monitor HP 19vsb, monitor hp, hp monitor
monitor hp, hp monitor, power source: If the monitor has an external power pack check the light on the power pack - they usually have a small green light. If it does not light up try a different socket and reinsert all the cords together including the plug into the monitor. If still not go the...

Monitor Problems: help, electric wires, 20 bucks
electric wires, 20 bucks, fire hazard: You should replace that monitor ASAP before it hurts you or someone else. Something is shorting inside and is a major fire hazard. I am surprised it actually has happened yet. Monitors are fairly cheap. You can get a CRT for around 20 bucks if you check...

Monitor Problems: This isn't a monitor problem, is it?, monitor crt, power settings
monitor crt, power settings, power options: Most likely a hybernation issue. Go to control panel - power options. Click the hybernation tab and turn off hybernation. On the power settings tab change the setting to never turn off monitor. Check the menu in the monitor (if it has its own menu) and...

Monitor Problems: Microtek LCD Monitor went black., crt monitor, ground wires
crt monitor, ground wires, worth a shot: Depends on what its worth to you. Sounds like a power inverter or backlight problem. About $100 - $150 to get fixed. You can try taking it a part. Be very carefull. Check the ground wires (should be 2). Make sure all the connections are tight. I usually remove...

Monitor Problems: Monitor, vent holes, canned air
vent holes, canned air, computer laptop: Try cleaning and resetting the monitor. Get some canned air (avial from most office supply stores). Unplug the monitor and use the canned air to blow out all the vent holes. Leave the monitor unplugged for about one day to discharge. Open the computer...

Monitor Problems: Monitor drivers, monitor fujitsu, motherboard manufacturer
monitor fujitsu, motherboard manufacturer, monitor driver: Most monitors don t have drivers. the default monitor driver usually works. You can go to device manager, expand the display device or monitor. Right click the monitor name and choose to update driver. Choose to check online. If microsoft has a driver it will...

Monitor Problems: Monitor Fading, power options, power cord
power options, power cord, battery life: It is not actually something wrong. It is the power saving features. It is trying to conserve battery life. If you go to the control panel in windows there is a power options applet. Open that and you can change the way the laptop performs when it is plugged...

Monitor Problems: Monitor Problem, vent holes, canned air
vent holes, canned air, factory defaults: Try cleaning the monitor. Purchase some canned air and unplug the monitor. Use the canned air to blow out all the vent holes. Leave the monitor unplugged for about 1 day. Then plug it back in and use the menu buttons on the front to enter the menu and reset...

Monitor Problems: monitor, samsung lcd tv, settings tab
samsung lcd tv, settings tab, video driver: make sure you have the newest video driver installed for you card - check the manufacturer s website. Right click the desktop and choose properties - got to the settings tab. If you have very little movement on the slide or no settings at all - you may not...

Monitor Problems: monitor, factory defaults, video connection
factory defaults, video connection, menu buttons: check the video connection cable to make sure it is connected securely at the computer and the monitor. Try pulling th video card and reinserting it. Try the monitor on a different computer. Use the menu buttons the front of the monitor to reset to factory...

Monitor Problems: monitor, initial boot, boot screen
initial boot, boot screen, video slot: If you can see the initial boot screen but not windows, enter the bios when the computer starts and make sure the video slot is turn on and set as default or auto. If you can not see anything - including boot screen, open the case and pull the card out and...

Monitor Problems: monitor change, video connectors, computer manufacturer
video connectors, computer manufacturer, video driver: It s just swap and go. Only thing you need to be aware of. There are two video connectors - VGA and DVI. VGA is blue, DVI is white. Most likely you have VGA. You ll just want to make sure the new monitor has a VGA connect. If it has both thats ok, but make...

Monitor Problems: My monitor is crashing..., screen switches, random colors
screen switches, random colors, acer monitor: Its not the monitor - unless it is quite old. Most likely culprit is the video card. Update your drivers. Just go to the computer manufacturer s website and download the most recent version fro your model. If the video card is Nvidia or ATI, get the driver...

Monitor Problems: monitor display problem, vent holes, canned air
vent holes, canned air, computer laptop: Try cleaning and resetting the monitor. Get some canned air (avial from most office supply stores). Unplug the monitor and use the canned air to blow out all the vent holes. Leave the monitor unplugged for about one day to discharge. Open the computer (laptop...

Monitor Problems: Is monitor dying? It's turning purple., viewsonic pf790, pci video card
viewsonic pf790, pci video card, picture tube: With the older monitors it s sometimes hard to tell if its the monitor or the video card. Easiest and cheapest way to find out would be to borrow another monitor and hook it up. If the problem persists then you ll need to replace the video card. If the problem...

Monitor Problems: monitor problem, spyware scanner, avast home
spyware scanner, avast home, virus scanner: Download and run this program http://www.stevengould.org/index.php?Itemid=69&id=15&option=com_content&task=view say no to demo mode Run disk defragmenter (start-programs-accessories-system tools). Run that multiple times if you have to till there is almost...

Monitor Problems: monitor problems, samsung syncmaster 730b, syncmaster 730b
samsung syncmaster 730b, syncmaster 730b, mouse arrow: The problem is not with the monitor, but with the computer. Windows seems to not be finding some system files. I will give you instructions for XP (if you are using vista let me know) Insert the XP CD and reboot the computer. When asked press any key...

Monitor Problems: monitor shadow, dell flat panel monitor, canned air
dell flat panel monitor, canned air, powertoy: First blow out the vents of the monitor with some canned air. Unplug the monitor for about 1 day, then plug it back in and use the buttons on the front to enter the menu and reset it. Also make sure you have clear type turned on in windows http://www.softpedia.com/get/Tweak/System-Tweak/ClearType-Tuner-PowerToy.shtml...

Monitor Problems: monitor wont turn off, vent holes, screen colours
vent holes, screen colours, canned air: Try cleaning the monitor. Purchase some canned air and unplug the monitor. Use the canned air to blow out all the vent holes. Leave the monitor unplugged for about 1 day. Then plug it back in and use the menu buttons on the front to enter the menu and reset...

Monitor Problems: Screen "Blipped" Off, machine boots, sony laptop
machine boots, sony laptop, usb case: well hopefully it is just a monitor problem and not the video card itself. Try connecting an external monitor to the vga port and booting up. Most laptops will recognize the external at boot and switch to it. If this works you can use the external till...

Monitor Problems: scanport n9 monitor problem, hp media center, blue rectangle
hp media center, blue rectangle, screen settings: Make sure the monitor does not have two different outputs. Alot of monitors have DVI and VGA. If it does use the buttons on the front of the monitor to enter the monitor menu and set it to the desired output. Turn off the monitor and turn it back on. make...

Monitor Problems: Cannot use the correct resolution, nvidia geforce 7500 le, hp w1907 monitor
nvidia geforce 7500 le, hp w1907 monitor, nvidia drivers: Ahhh how I love Vista...... Fist make sure you are using the mewest nvidia drivers - you get get them at nvidias website. Second - try updating the monitor driver through microsoft. Right click computer and choose manage. Scroll down to device manager. Expand...

Monitor Problems: Acer 5630, nvidia ge force, microsoft drivers
nvidia ge force, microsoft drivers, nvidia driver: I don t think it is overheating either (at least not the laptop itself). If it was it would just shut off randomly. If may be that the video card it overheating though. Microsoft drivers don t really configure the cards correctly. Check the driver through...

Monitor Problems: Acer Travel/Mate 4500, microsoft drivers, travel mate
microsoft drivers, travel mate, device manager: Microsoft drivers don t really configure the cards correctly. Check the driver through device manager. Check the provider (most likely microsoft)and the date of the driver. Then go to Acer s website. Go to the support page and put in your model. Check the...

Monitor Problems: auto adjustment keeps coming up, vent holes, hp w2207 monitor
vent holes, hp w2207 monitor, canned air: Try cleaning and resetting the monitor. Get some canned air (avial from most office supply stores). Unplug the monitor and use the canned air to blow out all the vent holes. Leave the monitor unplugged for about one day to discharge. Open the computer...

Monitor Problems: Crazy jagged lines, seperate companies, wireless antenna
seperate companies, wireless antenna, desktop html: Sorry about my lateless of reply: Since we don t really know what is causing the problem, lets start with conflicts. Open the case and remove all add on cards (modems, sound cards, ect). If you use an add-on video card you can keep that in. Run it for awile...

Monitor Problems: cant connect tv to laptop, multiple monitors, connect tv
multiple monitors, connect tv, scond: First go to HP s and install the newest video drivers. http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/softwareCategory?lc=en&cc=us&dlc=en&product=3340127&lang=en& Then reboot the system and go to the control panel. There should be an applet there for Nvidia. Plug...

Monitor Problems: auto adjustment keeps coming up, dvi, vga
Monitor Problems: auto adjustment keeps coming up, dvi, vga, occasionaly

Monitor Problems: HP VS17 Monitor Blackout, driver chip, backlights
Monitor Problems: HP VS17 Monitor Blackout, driver chip, backlights, inverters

Monitor Problems: Monitor Setting Menu keeps flashing on and off, menu pop, pop ups
Monitor Problems: Monitor Setting Menu keeps flashing on and off, menu pop, pop ups, menu button

Monitor Problems: Monitors with smear or shadow, paint program, file jpg
Monitor Problems: Monitors with smear or shadow, paint program, file jpg, video card

Monitor Problems: grid on monitor, vent holes, canned air
vent holes, canned air, close case: Do the following: Purchase some canned air from an office supply store. Unplug the monitor and computer.Use the canned air to blow out all the vent holes of the monitor. Leave the monitor unplugged for about 1 day. Then use the buttons on the front to enter...

Monitor Problems: HP VS17 Monitor Blackout, hp vs17, vent holes
hp vs17, vent holes, radio shack: You ll need to purchase some canned air (avail at any office supply store like staples or radio shack). Unplug the monitor. Use the canned air to blow out all the vent holes of the monitor, this should also blow out the inside. Blow the sir right into the...

Monitor Problems: Monitor Colour changed, auto button, color selections
auto button, color selections, lateness: Use the buttons on the front of the monitor to enter the monitor menu. In the menu are some color selections. You can choose different themes like sunset for the monitor. Just select the proper theme and exit. You can also adjust colors and brightness, contrast...

Monitor Problems: Monitor doesnt open or turns off while pc runs, demo mode, chipset drivers
demo mode, chipset drivers, factory defaults: First go to control panel and go to power options. Turn off the turn off monitor after such an such a time. Go to the hybernation tab and uncheck it. The get the newest drivers for your card - if Nvidia or ATI, get them directly from their website - not...

Monitor Problems: Monitor on the fritz?, vent holes, coloured bars
vent holes, coloured bars, coumputer: Get some canned air - 2 cans unplug the monitor and computer. Use canned air to blow out all the vent holes of the monitor. Leave it unplugged for about 1 day. Open the computer case. Use the canned air to blow out the computer. pay special attention to...

Monitor Problems: Monitor half screen during setup, video driver, default settings
video driver, default settings, lcd monitor: Can be normal. It depends on what the normal settings for the monitor are compared with the default for the video card. Once windows is loaded - the video driver is loaded and this takes over make things more compatible. I have one that does the same thing...

Monitor Problems: Monitor Problem, factory defaults, mode change
factory defaults, mode change, video settings: You need to find the supported display setting of the monitor. If you have the manual it should be in there. Before windows starts to boot hot F8 and choose safe mode. In safe mode change the display settings to those supported by the monitor. Updating the...

Monitor Problems: Monitor Problems, monitor problems, computer manufacturer
monitor problems, computer manufacturer, video driver: Try using the auto buttons on the front of the monitor. Also try changing the screen size by using the buttons on the front to enter the monitor menu and adjusting the screen size. You can also try installing the most current video driver for your computer...

Monitor Problems: Monitor Setting Menu keeps flashing on and off, vent holes, canned air
vent holes, canned air, e machines: You ll need to purchase some canned air (avail at any office supply store like staples or radio shack). Unplug the monitor. Use the canned air to blow out all the vent holes of the monitor, this should also blow out the inside. Blow the sir right into the...

Monitor Problems: Monitor sleep mode still not waking up, side pins, motherboard specs
side pins, motherboard specs, sleep mode: On the motherboard directly above the front panel connectors is a set of jumper. You are looking for JP9. Should be three pins. A jumper should be covering two of the pins (center and one of the side pins). Move the jumper over one pin (covering the center...

Monitor Problems: Monitor in sleep mode, toshiba v3100, computer dell
toshiba v3100, computer dell, sure what type: I just say that you were restricted from posting. Please feel free to email me so I can help you resolve the problem if it still is there. cmorrison0927@hotmail.com Something I forgot. To enable the video card you installed you ll need to enter the bios....

Monitor Problems: Monitor has voids in image then BSOD CRASH, ati video card, demo mode
ati video card, demo mode, horizontal bars: First install any new video drivers from gateways website (if it is Nvidia or ATI video card get the driver directly from their website). Then install and run cleanup http://www.stevengould.org/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=29&Itemid=223 Say...

Monitor Problems: Monitor was not working, vent holes, canned air
vent holes, canned air, close case: Purchase some canned air from an office supply store. Unplug the monitor and computer.Use the canned air to blow out all the vent holes of the monitor. Leave the monitor unplugged for about 1 day. Then use the buttons on the front to enter the menu and select...

Monitor Problems: Monitors with smear or shadow, computer dell, demo mode
computer dell, demo mode, way to the edge: have you tried updating your video drivers? Go to device manager and expand display adapters. If it is nvidia or ATI get the newest driver right from their website. If any other get the newest driver from the computer manufacturer s website. If the problem...

Monitor Problems: moniter problem, vent holes, demo mode
vent holes, demo mode, canned air: try blowing out the monitor vent holes using some canned air. Unplug the monitor and let it sit for about 1 day. Plug it back in and use the buttons on the front to enter the menu. Reset the monitor. Go to the computer manufacturer s website and download...

Monitor Problems: monitor, vent holes, flat screen monitor
vent holes, flat screen monitor, canned air: Try cleaning and resetting the monitor. Get some canned air (avial from most office supply stores). Unplug the monitor and use the canned air to blow out all the vent holes. Leave the monitor unplugged for about one day to discharge. Open the computer...

Monitor Problems: monitor black out, vent holes, dell monitor
vent holes, dell monitor, canned air: Get some canned air - 2 cans unplug the monitor and computer. Use canned air to blow out all the vent holes of the monitor. Leave it unplugged for about 1 day. Open the computer case. Use the canned air to blow out the computer. pay special attention to...

Monitor Problems: monitor problem, vent holes, demo mode
vent holes, demo mode, canned air: try blowing out the monitor vent holes using some canned air. Unplug the monitor and let it sit for about 1 day. Plug it back in and use the buttons on the front to enter the menu. Reset the monitor. Go to the computer manufacturer s website and download...

Monitor Problems: monitor has problem, compaq fp5315, vent holes
compaq fp5315, vent holes, canned air: You ll need to purchase some canned air (avail at any office supply store like staples or radio shack). Unplug the monitor. Use the canned air to blow out all the vent holes of the monitor, this should also blow out the inside. Blow the sir right into the...

Monitor Problems: monitor trouble, gateway tower, canned air
gateway tower, canned air, sure what type: Not sure what you mean by recognize the monitor. If you have video on the screen - even if only at boot up - the monitor is seen. There are not usually any special drivers for monitor - a few do, but most do not. If you have no video at all, but the monitor...

Monitor Problems: Pink Monitor, control panel settings, nvidea gforce
control panel settings, nvidea gforce, lcd v7: You may need to reset the monitor when you connect it to the computer. Use the buttons on the front to enter the monitor menu and choose reset. Some monitors have a auto button that will do almost the same thing. You may also want to pull out your video card...

Monitor Problems: A purple line on LCD monitor, apc ups, voltage fluctuations
apc ups, voltage fluctuations, canned air: Purchase some canned air from an office supply store. Turn off the PC and open the case. Use the canned air to blow out the inside of the case. Pay special attention to fans and the power supply (just blow the air into the vents of the power supply). Remove...

Monitor Problems: resolution setting on LCD wide monitor, ati video card, hardward
ati video card, hardward, shpe: First you ll want to update your video driver. If it is Nvidia or ATI video card you can get the driver right from their website. Other wise you ll need to go to the computer manufacturer s website for the driver. Install the driver,this should give you more...

Monitor Problems: Strange lines, vent holes, fx 5500
vent holes, fx 5500, canned air: Purchase some canned air from a local office supply store. Unplug the monitor and use the canned air to blow out all the vent holes. Open the computer case and use the canned air to blow that out too. Pay special attention to fans and the power supply. ...

Monitor Problems: my screen, keyboard connector, canned air
keyboard connector, canned air, thin cable: Purchase some canned air from an office supply store. Turn off the PC and remove the keyboard. Most laptops this can be done by removing the plastic bar above the keyboard. If there are screws on the underside if the laptop directly below the keyboard (not...

Monitor Problems: sony monitor, vent holes, canned air
vent holes, canned air, sony monitor: Purchase some canned air from an office supply store. Unplug the monitor and computer.Use the canned air to blow out all the vent holes of the monitor. Leave the monitor unplugged for about 1 day. Then use the buttons on the front to enter the menu and select...

Monitor Problems: have to turn monitor on/off 3 times to get it working, viewsonic lcd monitor, vent holes
viewsonic lcd monitor, vent holes, canned air: This project involves purchaseing a cold cathode light set up for a computer and using it in the monitor, you ll also replacing the power inverter. It takes some time but does work. I have performed it twice on 2 different monitors now and the cost is next...

Monitor Problems: Viewsonic LCD V710 - No display, computer dell, setup defaults
computer dell, setup defaults, correct key: Remove the video card and reinsert it into its slot (if you have an add on video card). If you do have an add on video card - enter the bios (or setup) by pressing the correct key at bootup. Make sure the onboard video is set to auto or disabled. If this...

Monitor Problems: viewsonic E70f monitor problem, vent holes, viewsonic e70f
vent holes, viewsonic e70f, canned air: Try cleaning and resetting the monitor. Get some canned air (avial from most office supply stores). Unplug the monitor and use the canned air to blow out all the vent holes. Leave the monitor unplugged for about one day to discharge. Open the computer...

Monitor Problems: Apple g4/700 screen, apple g4, screen apple
apple g4, screen apple, intel duo processors: Very hard ti find since the intel models took over. I did find this one: http://www.macrecycling.com/apple-minidvi-to-vga-adapter-powerbook-g4-dvi-p-100573.html It is for the G4, and does not mention for intel duo processors . Hopefully it s what you need...

Monitor Problems: acer laptop's desktop, demo mode, disk defragmenter
demo mode, disk defragmenter, view id: You should see it actually defragmenting the disk. If nothing happening except what you showed in the picture, then we can attempt to fix the computer from the windows XP CD. You will need a actual windows XP CD and it needs to have the same service pack as...

Monitor Problems: Box In Middle of Screen, vent holes, auto button
vent holes, auto button, canned air: The reset should be in the monitors menu. All the menus are different so I can t say exactly where it is. If you use the buttons on the front to enter the monitor s menu there should be an option to reset or load factory defaults. There may also be an auto...

Monitor Problems: Computer screen problem, video controller vga, video adapter driver
video controller vga, video adapter driver, driver reboot: The computer tech most likely did not install the driver for your vga adapter. Go to dells website ,enter your service code, and go to support and drivers. Go to the drivers page and select the video adapter driver and download it. Install the driver. Reboot...

Monitor Problems: CRT monitor (LG FLATRON E700SH) problem, vent holes, degause
vent holes, degause, canned air: Buy some canned air from an office supply store. use the canned air to blow out all the vent holes of the monitor. Also unplug the monitor. Also open your computer case and use the canned air to blow the computer out also. Pay special attention to fans and...

Monitor Problems: Everything is crooked on my screen view, arrow key, arrow keys
arrow key, arrow keys, video card: If the screen is acually turned to the side you can change it back in two ways: Try ctrl+alt+any arrow key - the different arrow keys will turn it different directions. or Go to control panel - open the applet for your video card. I n the settings for...

Monitor Problems: Dell monitor will not display full screen?, dell monitor, graphic options
dell monitor, graphic options, video driver: The monitor is not being detected properly that is why is used to work when you rebooted. Just go to Dells site and go to support. enter your service number and browse to the drivers. Download and install the newest video driver for your system. Reboot and...

Monitor Problems: Dell monitor problem, disk defragmenter, dell monitor
disk defragmenter, dell monitor, demo mode: if you can move it, it has nothing to do with the monitor. It is most likely a process that is not finishing. Install and run this program http://www.stevengould.org/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=29&Itemid=223 say no to demo mode The clcik...

Monitor Problems: Dell monitor won't leave sleep mode., vent holes, dell monitor
vent holes, dell monitor, canned air: Get some canned air - 2 cans unplug the monitor and computer. Use canned air to blow out all the vent holes of the monitor. Leave it unplugged for about 1 day. Open the computer case. Use the canned air to blow out the computer. pay special attention to...

Monitor Problems: Escape from Power Save Mode, video card manufacturer, power save mode
video card manufacturer, power save mode, power settings: try this: Go into safe mode: right click the desktop, and choose properties. go to the settings tab. You should see monitor 1 and monitor 2 (which is the external. Click on monitor 2 and check the box that says use this device as the primary monitor ....

Monitor Problems: Escape from Power Save Mode, sony multiscan, broken monitor
sony multiscan, broken monitor, gateway laptop: if the laptop is recognizing the xternal monitor and you can see the boot screen, you can turn off the power saving features by entering safe mode (keep pressing F8 before windows loads). If not use the monitor menu buttons on the front of the monitor to...

Monitor Problems: Flashing Screen, ok sound, canned air
ok sound, canned air, video connection: Sound like it is having trouble detecting a video connection. Try buying some canned air from a local office supply store and use it to blow out all the vents of the monitor. Then check to make sure the video card is inserted into its slot inside the computer...

Monitor Problems: Dell monitor will not display full screen?, installing drivers, scratch
Monitor Problems: Dell monitor will not display full screen?, installing drivers, scratch, dell

Monitor Problems: Flashing Screen, flashing
Monitor Problems: Flashing Screen, flashing

Monitor Problems: Monitor (Westinghouse two years old LCD), capacitors
Monitor Problems: Monitor (Westinghouse two years old LCD), capacitors

Monitor Problems: monitor, stable power, second computer
Monitor Problems: monitor, stable power, second computer, new graphics

Monitor Problems: pop up on monitor, menus, disapeared
Monitor Problems: pop up on monitor, menus, disapeared, rightmost

Monitor Problems: Red out lines in my graphics, adhesive tabs, allexpert
Monitor Problems: Red out lines in my graphics, adhesive tabs, allexpert, cotton balls

Monitor Problems: Half the screen is green, vent holes, canned air
vent holes, canned air, menu check: Purchase some canned air from an office supply store. Use the canned air to blow out all the vent holes of the monitor. Unplug the monitor and leave it unplugged for about 1 day. open the computer case and use the canned air to blow out your case. pay...

Monitor Problems: HP laptop used with an external monitor, disk defragmenter, hp laptop
disk defragmenter, hp laptop, laptop screen: First thing you want to do is run cleanup http://www.stevengould.org/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=29&Itemid=223 Say no to demo mode Then run disk defragmenter on your hard drive reboot go to HP s website and download the newest video drivers...

Monitor Problems: hp f2105 monitor, vent holes, hp f2105 monitor
vent holes, hp f2105 monitor, canned air: Purchase some canned air from a local office supply store. Unplug the monitor and computer. Use the canned air to blow out all the vent holes of the monitor. Leave the monitor unplugged for about one day. Open the computer case and use the canned air to blow...

Monitor Problems: Laptop White screen, vent holes, canned air
vent holes, canned air, correct drivers: I m a bit confused here. Laptops only have one video card, and it s almost always on the motherboard. Are you sure you are installing the correct drivers? I m gonna check on this a bit with HP. Please clarify what you mean by the two different video cards,...

Monitor Problems: laptop monitor, vent holes, light blu
vent holes, light blu, dark blu: If you have never cleaned the laptop all sorts of things can occur. Best thing to do is purchase some canned air from a local office supply store. Use the canned air to blow out all the fan vent holes of the laptop. If you feel adventurous you can also remove...

Monitor Problems: Mag Innovision LT773s HELP!!!, cold cathode light, mag innovision
cold cathode light, mag innovision, power inverter: The backlight and the power inverter board can actually be replaced with the components from a cold cathode light kit for a computer. It works well and is not very complicated. Cost is about $15 - $25 There is a nice write up on this here. http://backlightfix.com/...

Monitor Problems: Moniter Resolution, assassins creed, microsoft driver
assassins creed, microsoft driver, window options: Most likely windows installed the microsoft driver for your video card. If it is newer than the one you have this will happen. Just go to Nvidia s website and download the newest drivers for your card. Install them and reboot. I have found that on some systems...

Monitor Problems: Monitor Went Crazy!, vent holes, canned air
vent holes, canned air, office supply store: First try cleaning - get some canned air from an office supply store. Unplug the monitor and bow out all the vent holes. Leave it unplugged for about 1 day to discharge. Open the computer and use canned air to blow it out. Pay special attention to fans...

Monitor Problems: Monitor goes into off mode within 5 seconds of starting up, vent holes, canned air
vent holes, canned air, viewsonic monitor: Purchase some canned air from an office supply store. Use the canned air to blow out all the vent holes of the monitor. Unplug the monitor and leave it unplugged for about 1 day. open the computer case and use the canned air to blow out your case. pay...

Monitor Problems: Monitor patterns, vent holes, colored squares
vent holes, colored squares, verticle lines: Get some canned air - 2 cans unplug the monitor and computer. Use canned air to blow out all the vent holes of the monitor. Leave it unplugged for about 1 day. Open the computer case. Use the canned air to blow out the computer. pay special attention to...

Monitor Problems: Monitor (Westinghouse two years old LCD), vent holes, wavey lines
vent holes, wavey lines, canned air: Buy some canned air from an office supply store. use the canned air to blow out all the vent holes of the monitor. Also unplug the monitor. Also open your computer case and use the canned air to blow the computer out also. Pay special attention to fans and...

Monitor Problems: monitor, boot screen, windows boot
boot screen, windows boot, device manager: First if you can see the boot screen (before the windows boot screen) you need to enter the bios and check the setting for the on board video (if you have that) If you can t see the boot screen - use the old connection and enter the bios. If you have onboard...

Monitor Problems: monitor goes blank, radeon x700 graphics card, vent holes
radeon x700 graphics card, vent holes, green monitor: Buy some canned air from an office supply store. use the canned air to blow out all the vent holes of the monitor. Also unplug the monitor. Also open your computer case and use the canned air to blow the computer out also. Pay special attention to fans and...

Monitor Problems: monitor problem, canned air, computer manufacturer
canned air, computer manufacturer, video drivers: First if you have speakers near the monitor...move them away. Use the buttons on the front to enter the menu and use the degauss feature. Go into windows and check the type and model of video card in device manager. Go to the computer manufacturer s website...

Monitor Problems: monitor problem, daewoo monitor, emachine
daewoo monitor, emachine, video card: make sure the the cable is connected correctly to both the monitor and the computer. If the emachine has onboard video and an add on video card, try both connections till you get video. If still no go, do you know if the video out is working on the emachine?...

Monitor Problems: Problem with monitor, vent holes, canned air
vent holes, canned air, sure what type: Get some canned air - 2 cans unplug the monitor and computer. Use canned air to blow out all the vent holes of the monitor. Leave it unplugged for about 1 day. Open the computer case. Use the canned air to blow out the computer. pay special attention to...

Monitor Problems: pop up on monitor, vent holes, canned air
vent holes, canned air, samsung syncmaster: Well for some reason the monitor is bringing this up. I think the next step is to pop it open. Check the boards for burnt components. Also remove all connections inside the monitor and reconnect them - they can become loose over time. Make sure the ground...

Monitor Problems: Red out lines in my graphics, vent holes, canned air
vent holes, canned air, computer manufacturer: You ll need to explain the question a bit more as I m not sure what you mean. The basics are: Buy some canned air and blow out the monitor (just blow out the vent holes) Reset the monitor after it is unplugged for about 1 day (use the buttons on the front)...

Monitor Problems: Monitor MENU Problem, zener diode, screen functions
Monitor Problems: Monitor MENU Problem, zener diode, screen functions

Monitor Problems: Monitor MENU Problem, vent holes, canned air
vent holes, canned air, menu problem: Have you tried cleaning the monitor? Just get some canned air from an office supply store. Unplug the monitor and use the canned air to blow out all the vent holes. Leave it unplugged for about one day to discharge then plug it back and and check function...

Monitor Problems: 24, video card manufacturer, hardware wizard
video card manufacturer, hardware wizard, compaq presario: lets try one more thing. Get the manual to the monitor and see if you can find in there what the native settings for the monitor are. Then right click your desktop and choose properties. Go to the settings tab and make sure the settings match the native...

Monitor Problems: 3 monitors, standard vga driver, agp card
standard vga driver, agp card, pci video card: The cards you want to use have to be using different buses. Ex. one AGP and one PCI. Install the AGP card like normal and set dual monitor through the display settings. The shut down and install the PCI video card. This make take some experimenting depending...

Monitor Problems: Acer AL1916W Monitor problem, factory defaults, graphics card
factory defaults, graphics card, geforce 6100: Yep thats what usually happens when you call the manufacturer. Use the buttons on the front of the monitor to set it to the factory defaults. Go to Nvidia s website and download and install the newest drivers for your card. if the problem persists try swapping...

Monitor Problems: Acer AL1916W turns itself off, vent holes, annoying habit
vent holes, annoying habit, canned air: let do the basic fixes: Purchase some canned air from an office supply store. Blow out all the vent holes of the monitor really good. Leave it unplugged for a few days so it will discharge. Then plug it back in and use the buttons on the front to set it...

Monitor Problems: Acer AL1916Was flickers all the time :S, graphic driver, bojan
graphic driver, bojan, video card: You got most of the tricks already. You can check acers website and see if they released a driver for your model. The windows default may not play nice. Also try setting the screen setting to the native settings, not the max. Make sure the cables are secure,...

Monitor Problems: Additional question, flat screen monitor, factory defaults
flat screen monitor, factory defaults, settings screen: Many things can influence this. DPI settings, screen settings, video card setting (and type). I know you said you changed the DPI in the last question, did you change it back? Try using the menu buttons on the front of the monitors to set them both back...

Monitor Problems: Apple G4 20 inch BLACK LCD, ge force 4 mx, ge force 4
ge force 4 mx, ge force 4, apple webobjects: No problem! Apple has an adapter for using any VGA monitor. http://store.apple.com/1-800-MY-APPLE/WebObjects/AppleStore.woa/wa/RSLID?mco=E7DCFA7F&nplm=M8639G/A Here is a forum where someone actually replaced the screen. http://www.123macmini.com/forums/viewtopic.php?t=12044&sid=3f1889f25ce646f54bde0b109e56a783...

Monitor Problems: Apple iMac G4 computer, apple imac g4, apple g4
apple imac g4, apple g4, g4 computer: I m not to good with macs, but from what I ve found, There is a VGA adapter for the IMacs. You should be able to purchase this from any Apple store. I assume you would want to remove the old one. Here is an article I found where someone actually replace their...

Monitor Problems: Apple monitor will not stay on, apple monitor, cpu problems
apple monitor, cpu problems, computer problem: Hi, When you connect another monitor to your cpu, then you can easily find out if it s a monitor or computer problem. If it s a computer problem then it might have something to do with your motherboard or your drivers. Your drivers usually come in a...

Monitor Problems: acer AL1916W flicker, scratch disk, nvidia drivers
scratch disk, nvidia drivers, widescreen monitor: Did you remove the old driver and reboot before installing the new video drivers? If not the new driver will just replace some of the old files and won t update correctly. Check to see if there is an update for other devices, esp. sound card and chipset...

Monitor Problems: Baffled about problem with monitor, dell trinitron, leigh evans
dell trinitron, leigh evans, backup computer: Leigh Well, the first rule of working on computers is to NEVER assume. If the power is not on, that will cause this and be a quick way to solve your problem. Be sure that it is pluged up and that the wall outlets are working. Try using a lamp to...

Monitor Problems: Black/flickering.. then nothing..., monitor problems, cheapy
monitor problems, cheapy, question thanks: This is just a thought, but could it be irregular voltages from the outlet? Most people use power strips. They don t really protect the PC. I suggest a USP. The battery power is not really important. The protection a UPS provides is why they are important....

Monitor Problems: Black screen on my monitor but power is still ok, flat screen monitors, vga cables
flat screen monitors, vga cables, canned air: I noted about the UPS because power surges can cause many problem and destroy you equipment. It could have caused the problem with your monitor or it could be just a bad monitor. Canned air will blow out all the dust in the monitor. I have seen monitors...

Monitor Problems: Black screen, monitor turns to standby immediately, computer dell, brand computer
computer dell, brand computer, big games: If you already checked the monitor on another computer than I would say yes it is the video card. If you are not playing the big games on your pc then you usually can pick up an inexpensive video card for $20 or under, and they are easy to install. If this...

Monitor Problems: Blinking power light on monitor, aoc lm729, monitor aoc
aoc lm729, monitor aoc, flat panel monitors: I looked around and it seams others are having this problem. Some people had the problem solved by installed by installing a monitor driver provided by the factory. Get it here: http://www.nam.aocdisplay.com/aoc/index.html Here is a forum with some things...

Monitor Problems: Brightness level keeps popping up, vent holes, brightness level
vent holes, brightness level, canned air: If the menu keeps coming up the monitor thinks you pressed a button. A button is just a way of completing an electrical circuit. If dust accumulates on a circuit it can cause the circuit to act strangely. Purchasing some canned air from your local office supply...

Monitor Problems: Buttons don't do what there suppose to., arrow buttons, arrow key
arrow buttons, arrow key, sequance: Dave, Thanks for the information. This is a problem with the power supply within the monitor, or the processor in the display. It will need to be serviced to replace the failing diode and capacitor on the +5vdc output line from the power supply and or...

Monitor Problems: which is better, cathode ray tube, thin film transistor
cathode ray tube, thin film transistor, volunteer expert: Dear Larry All laptop screens are TFT - which stands for Thin Film Transistor. These differ from CRT monitors (Cathode Ray Tube) in the way that they are flot, designed for laptop computers. The average size for a laptop computer s screen is 15 inches....

Monitor Problems: black after signal input., vent holes, canned air
vent holes, canned air, factory defaults: lets try the basic fixes first: 1)Unplug the monitor and remove the connection from the computer. 2)purchase some canned air from an office supply store. use the air to blow out all the vent holes of the monitor. Make sure you get all the dust out. 3)Leave...

Monitor Problems: breaking a computer monitor..., strange question, baseball bat
strange question, baseball bat, martha: Well, that would be quite dangerous. As you might already know, i haven t tried it and.. i couldn t tell if it d explode or not but I suppose it wouldn t, and if it did, it d be small. Anyway, if you re planning to do that, then don t get close to the monitor...

Monitor Problems: brightness, video card manufacturer, screen settings
video card manufacturer, screen settings, settings tab: You can adjust the screen settings of your video card independently. Right click the desktop and select properties. Go to the settings tab and choose advanced. You should now see a tab for your video card. From the you can open the video card utility and adjust...

Monitor Problems: built new pc wont show any thing on mon., power socket, mother board
power socket, mother board, ebay: Make sure all the cables are well connected. It might be a problem with the power supply, so connect your monitor directly to the power socket if possible. If not sure whether it s a monitor or cpu problem, connect another monitor to your a href= http://www.ntsearch.com/search.php?q=computer&v=56...

Monitor Problems: Off-Center Display, card settings, monitor setting
card settings, monitor setting, display adapters: Find the maker of the video card, Nvidia, ATI, ect. Go to their website and download the newest drivers for the card. The driver that are currently installed most likely came on a CD an where old before the card was released. Do not install the new drivers....

Monitor Problems: Color stripes that fills the lcd screen nothing else will display, color stripes, vent holes
color stripes, vent holes, factory defaults: leave it unplugged for at least one full day to discharge it. Use some canned sir to blow all the dust out by blowing out the vent holes. If you can get it to come up then, make sure you reset it to the factory defaults. These are just quick fixes, if they...

Monitor Problems: Colors on Monitor, using windows 98, mg ram
using windows 98, mg ram, display adapters: Jo, You need the latest drivers for your video card. Look in the device manager under display adapters, and see what kind of video card you have. Then go to your manufacturer s web site and download the latest drivers. You will then need to go back to device...

Monitor Problems: Compaq Armada E500 laptop, compaq armada e500, compaq armada e500 laptop
compaq armada e500, compaq armada e500 laptop, left hand corner: Dear Christy Ouch! Your best bet to solve this one is to contact Compaq. They are a very reliable bunch and are reknowned for their excellect tech support. They ll no doubt be able to come up with some kind of solution. Unfortunately, even if I did...

Monitor Problems: Computer Monitor Dying?, vent holes, custom tower
vent holes, custom tower, hourglass shape: Basic monitor fixes: Purchase some canned air form an office supply store Unplug the monitor and use the canned air to blow out all the vent holes of the monitor. Leave it unplugged for at least 1 day to let it discharge. Then plug it back in and use the...

Monitor Problems: Computer Monitor Problem, vertical sync, mirror image
vertical sync, mirror image, possable: Ethan; There are two possable causes, one within your monitor, one a setting for your video card. The way to tell is to right click on the desktop, and select properties. Then select advanced. Depending on your make and model of video card, you may see...

Monitor Problems: Computer Monitor will not talk to computer, canned air, factory defaults
canned air, factory defaults, computer cpu: pop off the side of the case and make sure the video card is nice and tight in it s slot. Moving computer around can sometimes cause card to start popping out. Even a card that is just a hair out can cause a problem. You may want to blow out the computer using...

Monitor Problems: Computer monitor, video swap, dell dimension
video swap, dell dimension, canned air: I can t imagine Dell s help desk not being helpfull.... Just kidding. On the monitor where the video plug goes, there should be two small nubs that you can hand tighten. Should be the same as where it connects to the computer. I would pop off the side of...

Monitor Problems: Connect laptop to TV Plasma, laptop toshiba, rgb cables
laptop toshiba, rgb cables, video ports: First you want to find the extra video ports (VGA, S-Video, ect). You ll also want the newest driver for your video card (noy the one supplied by toshiba). Go to control panel and open the system icon, hardware, device manager. Expand display adapters and...

Monitor Problems: Constant monitor flickering, electro magnetic interference, power sockets
electro magnetic interference, power sockets, cieling fans: Chris, This usually happens when there is a power problem or some kind of electro-magnetic interference. Check to see what other high watt appliances you have on that circuit. (Dishwasher, dryer, washing machine, power tools, etc.). Also, many fans (including...

Monitor Problems: Contrast and Brightness, hansol 710a, degauss
hansol 710a, degauss, web backgrounds: Hi, Try opening other graphics files and see if they are dark too. If they are, it s probable that your monitor has taken the high road , bit the big one , etc. Do a full virus scan. Mess with your monitor s settings to try to achieve...

Monitor Problems: Contrast changes, tubes age, conductor wire
tubes age, conductor wire, flairing: There are two possable causes to this, one is that you have a poor connection between the Data plug pins and the video card or a broken conductor wire in the cable. You could try dipping the connector in ammonia, for a few minutes then rinsing it well in...

Monitor Problems: color on my monitor, grey colors, dell latitude
grey colors, dell latitude, graphic card: If you have already tried to modify it and it doesn t work then I suggest you reinstall the drivers of your graphic card. In www.driverguide.com login with username:driver password:all look for the graphic card you have and download it. I know how annoying...

Monitor Problems: compaq monitor having problem, compaq monitor, hp compaq
compaq monitor, hp compaq, model sr: Dileeprao; From your description, your monitor has experienced a short in the CRT, the picture tube. This may be under warranty, and I would contact HP/Compaq to see if the tube is still under warranty. If it is out of warranty, I would not recommend repairing...

Monitor Problems: computer monitor, ups unit, cash sum
ups unit, cash sum, minitor: Yes it may be time for a new monitor. It is good if you can borrow another one and try it just to make sure. I would invest in a UPS. I can never stress how important it is to own one of these. You don t need real battery back-up time. The main reason you...

Monitor Problems: computer problems, light flickers, start up disk
light flickers, start up disk, printer manufacturer: Ok, the first question, is you can run a Command Prompt, from your start, accessories menu, and once the window opens, type chkdsk/F on the effected drive, this will trunkate or chop off the name of the file or fix the issue for you. The second question, the...

Monitor Problems: computer screen issue, hp desktop computer, static noise
hp desktop computer, static noise, menu buttons: If the speakers are near the monitor - move them further away. Speaker magnets can cause older monitors to act strangely. Most likely the problem is that the monitor is set to self adjust. Any programs that changes the settings even a little , the monitor...

Monitor Problems: coputer problems, arrow key, blank spot
arrow key, blank spot, graphics driver: Press ctrl-alt and an arrow key. this should flip the screen around. ctrl-alt and down arrow should put it right. If not try this: Go to a blank spot on your desktop Right click go to Properties click on settings click on Advanced go to graphics...

Monitor Problems: Is my cpu monitor losing it?, cybervision c92, left hand corner
cybervision c92, left hand corner, upper left hand corner: Make sure you don t have any magnetic field(s) close to your monitor such as mobiles, lamps, printers, etc. Monitors last for about 3-4 years but before thinking about any change, connect another monitor to the pc and see if the spot is still there. ...

Monitor Problems: curves at the side of windows, tile windows, little boxes
tile windows, little boxes, start button: Hello, Where shall i begin.. well, the two little boxes are not for tiles, they are for restoring, in other words, they are the opposite of the big square that is for maximizing. So you ll always see only one of them by window. Now, what you must have...

Monitor Problems: Dark Monitors, video card manufacturer, crt monitor
video card manufacturer, crt monitor, hand 19: You can brighten your screen using the settings on your video card. Also updating the video card drives may help too. Find your video card by going to start , settings , control panel , system , hardware , device manager . Expand the display adaptors...

Monitor Problems: DCLCD Monitor black screen, power inverter, dcl
power inverter, dcl, google: I have never repaired a monitor, frankly most of the time its not worth it. Just a quick search on google gave me these items: http://www.partstore.com/sl/2/976283-gateway-3re4u22800180-acdc-lcd-inverter-board-3re4u22800180.html http://www.beyondinfinite.com/inverter.html...

Monitor Problems: Dell's 1706fpv monitor, optiplex sx280, video connector
optiplex sx280, video connector, e machine: It should work just fine. Just pop the connector onto your video card and you should be in business. Most business computer have less of a video card than home systems do so there should be no problems unless it has a weird video connector. Try to hook it...

Monitor Problems: Dell 19 inch LCD monitor, video problem, factory defaults
video problem, factory defaults, power button: Can you obtain a different monitor and hook it up so we find if it is a monitor problem or a video problem (we only need it for a few seconds)? If you hook up a new monitor and the problem is not there then you can try setting you monitor back to factory...

Monitor Problems: Dell 19" Monitor, vent holes, canned air
vent holes, canned air, factory defaults: Lets try the quick fixes first. 1) purchase some canned air from a local office supply store and blow out all the vent holes of the monitor. 2)unplug the power and video cable from the monitor and let it sit for at least one day to discharge everything....

Monitor Problems: Dell Model number w3000 LCD TV, broken monitor, ebay
broken monitor, ebay, model number: LCD inverter.net will repair the inverter board. http://lcdrepair.net/ As far as parts thats a little harder to find. You can always check ebay for a broken monitor and purchase it for parts. I found some parts there in the past also. Hope that help...

Monitor Problems: Dell Monitor powering off, xp startup screen, dell monitor
xp startup screen, dell monitor, turning orange: I recently had this same problem with a 15 dell monitor of the same type. I tried everything and could not get it working. I opened the case, blew everything out with canned air and put it back together and it worked fine ever since. Try blowing the monitor...

Monitor Problems: Dell mon. No video, windows startup screen, dell dimension 9150
windows startup screen, dell dimension 9150, dell dimension: O Neill; Wow, this is a complex set of possable causes, I will need you to give me some feed back to solve it for you. 1: During Boot up, do you see the screen showing your logo or drive setups? 2: Do you see a message saying Starting Windows ? ...

Monitor Problems: Dell monitor is black, dell monitor, 1504fp
dell monitor, 1504fp, light changes: It may be the monitor has gone bad or the video card needs replaced. Easiest way to find out is to hook the monitor up to another pc. If it works fine then you will need to replace the video card on the old pc (very easy to). Let me know how it goes...

Monitor Problems: Dell monitor m992, kds monitor, dell monitor
kds monitor, dell monitor, m992: The Dell monitor sound like it have seen better days. You can try blowing it out with some canned air from your local office supple store. Sometimes this can breath new life into them. The other monitor most likely just needs to have the screen settings...

Monitor Problems: Desktop, start menu, reboot
start menu, reboot, second time: If you have a real XP cd or can borrow one. Boot from from the CD and get to the choice of install or repair. Choose install, except the agreement, and continue. When prompted with the choice of repair a second time choose repair. this will look exactly like...

Monitor Problems: Desktop display or monitor problem., desktop properties, graphics card
desktop properties, graphics card, micron: Hello, Try by moving the buttons of the monitor. If not, then it might be your resolution. Make sure you re running the right one for your system, and if not, you can easily change it by right clicking on desktop, properties, and settings. I really don...

Monitor Problems: Desktop help, toshiba laptop, boot screen
toshiba laptop, boot screen, device manager: Does the toshiba boot screen come up normal? If so, keep hitting F8 before windows tries to load. You will be presented with some options. Choose safe mode without network support. If all goes right you should be in windows but there will be no drivers...

Monitor Problems: Desktop problem with new moniotor, chaos files, resolution support
chaos files, resolution support, factory defaults: First update your video drivers so that you have more resolution support. Check the native refresh rate and resolution for the monitor. Change to the native setting after installing new video drivers. Check the website of the mnaufacturer of the monitor...

Monitor Problems: Display Problem, agp bridge, board move
agp bridge, board move, mother board: As you have allready confirmed that the issue is with the computer, not the monitor, by testing the monitor on your laptop, I would suggest that the most likely causes are the video card has failed, or the CPU is not booting. If you power up the system, and...

Monitor Problems: Display settings, display driver, change button
display driver, change button, properties button: Hi, It sounds like your display driver has changed. Firstly you need to find the disk that has your display driver. Open the Control Panel window by clicking the Start button, pointing to Settings and clicking Control Panel. Double-click the Display...

Monitor Problems: dell 1504FP monitor shutting off when turned on, video card drivers, vent holes
video card drivers, vent holes, laptop docking station: Try some basics first. Use the buttons on the front of the monitor to set it back to the factory defaults. Purchase some canned air and blow out all the vent holes of the monitor. Make sure you are up to date with video card drivers. Let me know how...

Monitor Problems: No display in the monitor, vent holes, canned air
vent holes, canned air, factory defaults: Unplug the monitor. Purchase some canned air from an office supply store and blow out all the vent holes of the monitor. let the monitor stay unpluggd for about 1 day. then plug it back in and sue the buttons on the front to set it back to the factory defaults...

Monitor Problems: dual monitor, games, dual monitors, dual monitor
dual monitors, dual monitor, thaks: Hi, I honestly don t know much about that, but this might help you: http://www.gamedev.net/community/forums/topic.asp?topic_id=73861 If not, then just come back to me, tell me the game you want to split the screen for and i ll try to help. Best Regards,...

Monitor Problems: External monitor not connected, video card manufacturer, plasma monitor
video card manufacturer, plasma monitor, settings tab: To connect your laptop to the plasme screen you ll need to go download the newest video driver s for your video card. Get the drivers from the video card manufacturer - not from Sony. Sony is know to be about a year behind in drivers. Then bring up the laptop...

Monitor Problems: External monitor connected to laptop, sony vaio laptop, ati video card
sony vaio laptop, ati video card, flat screen monitor: Each screen will have its own idea settings. It also depends on how the video card handles the second monitor. My laptop is running a Nvidia GS and when I use my second monitor I can t really get the screen to a setting similar to the main monitor. The video...

Monitor Problems: electricity problem?????, cold water pipe, guitar fx box
cold water pipe, guitar fx box, electricity problem: Ok, the first step would be to purchase an outlet tester, they are available at most home improvement stores or electrical suppliers. They simply plug into the outlet and have a series of LED s on them that indicate if the polarity of the outlet is correct,...

Monitor Problems: Not Fix Yet, dvi to hdmi cable, graphic driver
dvi to hdmi cable, graphic driver, dvi output: How are you connecting to the TV? If you are using VGA output of the laptop and the TV has a HDMI you need a converter. Since HDMI is digital and VGA is analog. See example: http://www.svideo.com/vga2dvi.html If you check the internet you might find one...

Monitor Problems: Flickering Monitors, virus problem, virus scan
virus problem, virus scan, time of the day: Hi, I don t think it s a virus problem. It must be that the monitors are too close to each other so their magnetic fields cause flickering. It d be better if you could separate them a bit more. Of make sure there isn t any other magnetic field close to...

Monitor Problems: Flickering, hp pavillion dv6500, gateway fpd2275w
hp pavillion dv6500, gateway fpd2275w, power supply: Plug in the power supply to the wall but not in the units. Move the power supply near a monitor to see if you experience a problem. If you do then the power supply is going bad, and you don t want to use it. If not then we have other issues. Let me know what...

Monitor Problems: Folders, schuman, taskbar
schuman, taskbar, bad idea: Hi, It might be a virus, have you scanned your computer already? I suggest you do, that could be causing the problem, though i m not sure. If you think you don t have everything well installed then it wouldn t be a bad idea to do it again. Best Regards,...

Monitor Problems: Black screen, monitor turns to standby immediately, dell e521 desktop, sleep mode
Monitor Problems: Black screen, monitor turns to standby immediately, dell e521 desktop, sleep mode, specific solution

Monitor Problems: Blinking power light on monitor, trash day, montor
Monitor Problems: Blinking power light on monitor, trash day, montor, signal box

Monitor Problems: Brightness level keeps popping up, screw driver, switch panel
Monitor Problems: Brightness level keeps popping up, screw driver, switch panel, temporary solution

Monitor Problems: breaking a computer monitor..., cathode ray tube, flying glass
Monitor Problems: breaking a computer monitor..., cathode ray tube, flying glass, baseball bat

Monitor Problems: built new pc wont show any thing on mon., bios
Monitor Problems: built new pc wont show any thing on mon., bios

Monitor Problems: Computer Monitor Problem, up arrow, desktop settings
Monitor Problems: Computer Monitor Problem, up arrow, desktop settings, viewsonic

Monitor Problems: Is my cpu monitor losing it?
Monitor Problems: Is my cpu monitor losing it?

Monitor Problems: DCLCD Monitor black screen, capasitors, benq
Monitor Problems: DCLCD Monitor black screen, capasitors, benq, dclcd

Monitor Problems: dell 1504FP monitor shutting off when turned on, capacitor, power supply
Monitor Problems: dell 1504FP monitor shutting off when turned on, capacitor, power supply, capxon

Monitor Problems: electricity problem?????, voltage drop, ups
Monitor Problems: electricity problem?????, voltage drop, ups, job

Monitor Problems: Flickering, ac adapter, notebook
Monitor Problems: Flickering, ac adapter, notebook

Monitor Problems: Gateway Laptop monitor very dark, laptop
Monitor Problems: Gateway Laptop monitor very dark, laptop

Monitor Problems: Gateway monitor killer?, power button, workaround
Monitor Problems: Gateway monitor killer?, power button, workaround, 15 minutes

Monitor Problems: Green tint on monitor
Monitor Problems: Green tint on monitor

Monitor Problems: Horizontal lines on computer screen, powered speakers, resolution problem
Monitor Problems: Horizontal lines on computer screen, powered speakers, resolution problem, monitor cable

Monitor Problems: Left half of monitor gets multi colored vertical stripe, resistor
Monitor Problems: Left half of monitor gets multi colored vertical stripe, resistor

Monitor Problems: LCD monitor has vertical blank lines, vinegar and water, soft cloth
Monitor Problems: LCD monitor has vertical blank lines, vinegar and water, soft cloth, ammonia

Monitor Problems: Lines on CRT monitor, crt monitor, appliances
Monitor Problems: Lines on CRT monitor, crt monitor, appliances

Monitor Problems: lcd monitor probs, lcd monitor, thankyou
Monitor Problems: lcd monitor probs, lcd monitor, thankyou, hp

Monitor Problems: MAG 17" LCD monitor, exact problem
Monitor Problems: MAG 17" LCD monitor, exact problem

Monitor Problems: Moniter only display picture breifly before going blank, cold cathode, presario 900
Monitor Problems: Moniter only display picture breifly before going blank, cold cathode, presario 900, laptop

Monitor Problems: Monitor?, graphics card
Monitor Problems: Monitor?, graphics card

Monitor Problems: Monitor going black, voltage output, ebay
Monitor Problems: Monitor going black, voltage output, ebay, high voltage

Monitor Problems: Monitor Display, serial number, tho
Monitor Problems: Monitor Display, serial number, tho, technical support

Monitor Problems: Monitor Flicker, vga connection, vga cable
Monitor Problems: Monitor Flicker, vga connection, vga cable, power converters

Monitor Problems: Monitor Image Turned
Monitor Problems: Monitor Image Turned

Monitor Problems: Monitor Problem, click properties, screen saver
Monitor Problems: Monitor Problem, click properties, screen saver, power down

Monitor Problems: Monitor problem (Half screen), crt, magnets
Monitor Problems: Monitor problem (Half screen), crt, magnets

Monitor Problems: Monitor Streaks of Multicolored Pixels, beta yahoo messenger, apple hardware
Monitor Problems: Monitor Streaks of Multicolored Pixels, beta yahoo messenger, apple hardware, beta software

Monitor Problems: Monitor switching on and off, power adapter cable, monotor
Monitor Problems: Monitor switching on and off, power adapter cable, monotor, case check

Monitor Problems: Monitor in theft deterrent mode, gateway customer, badge number
Monitor Problems: Monitor in theft deterrent mode, gateway customer, badge number, customer service person

Monitor Problems: Monitor has white line, desktop backround
Monitor Problems: Monitor has white line, desktop backround

Monitor Problems: I'm having flashes of blue on my new Hanns G 19" widescreen monitor., going out of business, warranty
Monitor Problems: I'm having flashes of blue on my new Hanns G 19" widescreen monitor., going out of business, warranty

Monitor Problems: moniter problem no signal, star wars kotor ii, star wars kotor
Monitor Problems: moniter problem no signal, star wars kotor ii, star wars kotor, e mail

Monitor Problems: monitor "ghost?" stripes, electrical interference, power cord
Monitor Problems: monitor "ghost?" stripes, electrical interference, power cord

Monitor Problems: monitor jumping up and down, white dust, nuts
Monitor Problems: monitor jumping up and down, white dust, nuts, batteries

Monitor Problems: monitor looses focus, drive circuitry, phosphors
Monitor Problems: monitor looses focus, drive circuitry, phosphors, crt

Monitor Problems: monitor problems, pci express card, startup messages
Monitor Problems: monitor problems, pci express card, startup messages, subtle problem

Monitor Problems: monitor all red
Monitor Problems: monitor all red

Monitor Problems: monitor stopped working, red light, power supply
Monitor Problems: monitor stopped working, red light, power supply, cables

Monitor Problems: monitor stripes and computer crashes, graphic card, google
Monitor Problems: monitor stripes and computer crashes, graphic card, google

Monitor Problems: monitor won't turn on, motherboard issues, hard drive
Monitor Problems: monitor won't turn on, motherboard issues, hard drive, power suplly

Monitor Problems: New monitor going blank after a few seconds, amp output, power supply
Monitor Problems: New monitor going blank after a few seconds, amp output, power supply

Monitor Problems: OSD menu flashing, dell m782p, disply
Monitor Problems: OSD menu flashing, dell m782p, disply, control menu

Monitor Problems: Stretched screen
Monitor Problems: Stretched screen

Monitor Problems: samsung syncmaster 731n, samsung
Monitor Problems: samsung syncmaster 731n, samsung

Monitor Problems: My screen is going green!, magnetic field interference, side speakers
Monitor Problems: My screen is going green!, magnetic field interference, side speakers, degauss

Monitor Problems: V7 R19WPS 19" LCD Monitor messed display, eye strain, 5 months
Monitor Problems: V7 R19WPS 19" LCD Monitor messed display, eye strain, 5 months, ing

Monitor Problems: ViewSonic Monitor Problem, viewsonic vx2035wm, a90
Monitor Problems: ViewSonic Monitor Problem, viewsonic vx2035wm, a90, warranty

Monitor Problems: weird 1.5 to 3cm thick black bars on borders, video card drivers, desktop properties
Monitor Problems: weird 1.5 to 3cm thick black bars on borders, video card drivers, desktop properties, grandparents

Monitor Problems: weird problem, capacitors, diode
Monitor Problems: weird problem, capacitors, diode, ditch

Monitor Problems: Yellow Flickering., loose power cable, active matrix
Monitor Problems: Yellow Flickering., loose power cable, active matrix

Monitor Problems: fading monitor, screen fades, heavy duty equipment
screen fades, heavy duty equipment, coffee makers: Dennis, It could also be a power problem. Check to see if you have a lot of other heavy-duty equipment lying around on that circut and/or outlet (e.g. coffee makers, manufacturing machines, appliances, PCs, etc.). It could be the monitor or the card, I...

Monitor Problems: failed monitor, montor, lcd monitors
montor, lcd monitors, kst: There are places that repair LCD monitors. Check your phone book to see where the nearest one is or check online yellow pages. A repair center can let you know if its worth repairing or not. There is not much to LCD monitors parts wise. Hopefully it is just...

Monitor Problems: forming waves on the display unit, sound card drivers, monitor driver
sound card drivers, monitor driver, windows driver: I checked LG s site and they don t have monitor specific drivers so the default windows driver should be fine. Have you tried updating your graphics and sound card drivers? It sounds like its just a driver problem thats why I checked LG s site for a monitor...

Monitor Problems: fuzzy monitor, gateway fpd1730, support gateway
gateway fpd1730, support gateway, factory default: We can try a few things and hopefully you won t need a new monitor. 1) move all speakers away from the monitor. 2)try setting back to factory default on the monitor by using the menu buttons on the front of the monitor. 3)download and install the newest...

Monitor Problems: Gateway Laptop monitor very dark, fn key, gateway laptop
fn key, gateway laptop, arrow keys: Most laptops have brightness controls on the keyboard, but they can only be access from the fn function. Look on the keyboard for an FN key (sometimes in blue instead of white letters). Any key with symbols the same color as this key will perform that function...

Monitor Problems: Gateway laptop monitor issues, laptop model, gateway laptop
laptop model, gateway laptop, drive crash: You can try going to gateways website and downloading new video drivers for your video card. Install them and reboot. If the problem is not fixed, you may want to start a support ticket with gateway. The screen may be going out and need to be repaired or...

Monitor Problems: Gateway monitor killer?, e machine computers, power surges
e machine computers, power surges, lowe s: I have never seen a computer kill a monitor. Most likely culprit is bad sockets or irregular voltage at the office. I would purchase a UPS for the office. This will regulate the voltage and protect you against power surges and brownouts. Power strips (although...

Monitor Problems: Geforce 6700XL, pc boots, text screens
pc boots, text screens, graphic logos: Sound like your video card has seen better days. This can happen with older video card on new systems, but your video card is pretty new. Have you changed to a new monitor? Try setting the monitor to the factory defaults using the menu buttons on the front...

Monitor Problems: Gray horizontal lines on monitor, graghics, hp pavilion
graghics, hp pavilion, tv manufacturers: Jim, That is usually caused by interlace (raster). Interlace is what monitor and TV manufacturers use to print pixel patterns to the screen. Basically, they print one row, skipping one, then another row, etc. After it s filled to the bottom, it goes back...

Monitor Problems: Green hued horizontal lines in display, os installation, nvidia geforce
os installation, nvidia geforce, horizontal lines: I am confused. Which video are you using (the onboard or the card)? Have you tried the other video? If it is only with the 7600 card, check and see if it is using its own power plug. Cards using their own power plug can put a strain on the power supply...

Monitor Problems: Green tint on monitor, vent holes, canned air
vent holes, canned air, flat monitor: Make sure the cable is connected correctly to the monitor and the computer. Use the menu buttons on the front of the monitor to set the monitor back to the factory default setting. Purchase some canned air (available from a local office supply store) and...

Monitor Problems: Green vertical lines on screen, video card manufacturer, video card drivers
video card manufacturer, video card drivers, break up lines: You can try downloading and installing new video card drivers form the video card manufacturer s website. (i can help more with this if you are unsure). If the laptop is under warranty I would call the manufacturer as this is most likely a prob with the screen...

Monitor Problems: green tint, factory defaults, menu buttons
factory defaults, menu buttons, dimension 2400: Try using the monitor menu buttons to d=set it back to factory defaults. If that does not help try setting the video card. right click the desktop, select properties, then setting, goto advanced and look for a tab corresponding to your video card. Some video...

Monitor Problems: I HATE MY MONITOR, pc manufacturer, video driver
pc manufacturer, video driver, menus: Right click the desktop and choose a video setting that is not widescreen or one that is supported by the monitor (1024x768 is usually good). If there are no options here you may need to download a video driver update. Most PC manufacturer s have some kind...

Monitor Problems: Help with a tough one!!!, jumper location, key stroke
jumper location, key stroke, initial boot: Oh...a Dell...in that case... I m just teasing. it could very well be the motherboard. Before you replace it though you may want to take out the power supply and take it to a local computer shop to have it tested. If it is giving off the wrong voltage and...

Monitor Problems: Hi! I have been having trouble..., dark bands, computer tower
dark bands, computer tower, monitor cable: Hi, First of all, make sure there isn t any magnetic field close to your monitor such as mobiles, lamps, the printer, etc. Also, I suggest you connect another monitor to your PC and if it works fine then i m afraid it s time of thinking about getting a...

Monitor Problems: Hitachi Monitor will not turn on, hitachi superscan, hitachi monitor
hitachi superscan, hitachi monitor, crt monitor: It could be a problem with the screen saver. Modify it to appear after a longer period of time. And when you come back and it s blank, move your mouse, it might take a while, but i don t think there s need to unplug the monitor. Best Regards, Martha....

Monitor Problems: Horizontal bands across screen, samsung syncmaster 753s, horizontal bands
samsung syncmaster 753s, horizontal bands, internet explorer: Leon, You can try replacing the monitor data cable. It probably won t amount to anything useful, but it could be the cable. If it isn t, I d say just get a new monitor because it is definitely a manufacturer hardware problem. DEFINITELY try to test a different...

Monitor Problems: Horizontal line on monitor, nec 1100, desktop properties
nec 1100, desktop properties, horizontal line: Hi, Is the orizontal line you re talking about always there even when you turn the monitor off? If not then it can be the resolution.. I honestly don t know but try by right clicking on desktop, properties, settings and there see if the resolution is the...

Monitor Problems: Horizontal lines on computer screen, mother board manufacturers, video bridge
mother board manufacturers, video bridge, memory manufacturers: Bonnie; This has three probable causes, first the video card is failing, and you should be able to replace it fairly cheaply, around $150.00. Second and the cheapest is the driver for the video card or mother board video bridge may be at fault, and you...

Monitor Problems: Humming monitor, lg flatron, monitor refresh rate
lg flatron, monitor refresh rate, canned air: make sure the monitor refresh rate is set correctly in windows. Located in the display settings under monitor. You should be using a UPS. This will condition the voltage coming in and put a lot less strain on the monitor, making it last alot longer. You...

Monitor Problems: Left half of monitor gets multi colored vertical stripe, gary knight, vertical stripe
gary knight, vertical stripe, factory defaults: Its the monitor. You can try setting it back to the factory defaults using the buttons on the front. Also if there is a driver avaiable for the monitor install that. Make sure you are using a display setting that the monitor supports ( a list should be available...

Monitor Problems: IBM X31 laptop, port replicator, ibm x31
port replicator, ibm x31, nvidia card: I did a little checking and the IBM X models do not support the dvi output. Unfortunately most laptops you can not change the video card. Some newer Nvidia card can be upgraded. But your is embedded. If you have the standard VGA output on the back there...

Monitor Problems: Incomplete display on monitor, income tax preparation software, tax preparation software
income tax preparation software, tax preparation software, income tax preparation: Charlie; Your issue sounds like a display driver issue, since it only occours with certain software. Lcd monitors have certain physical limitations in the area of resolution options. Most manufacturers overcome the many different screen resolutions that...

Monitor Problems: Information Communication Technology, hard drive manufacturer, information communication technology
hard drive manufacturer, information communication technology, custom backups: there are a few different types. Windows itself has a backup technology that allows you to back up individual files to different locations (titled windows backup). Windows also has System Restore which is similar to a backup system, it allows you to restore...

Monitor Problems: Intermittent Monitor, vent holes, hybernation
vent holes, hybernation, canned air: First turn off hybernation in the control panel /power options. Make sure you have the updated video driver for your video card. Purchase some canned air from a local office supply store, unplug the monitor and blow out all the vent holes, leave the monitor...

Monitor Problems: iMac G4 monitor problems, vent holes, canned air
vent holes, canned air, office supply store: I like that..it healed itself. I am not too sure of MAC, but i ll do what i can. Also it may be just components in the monitor are overheating (if it doesn t do it consistently while you are doing the same certain tasks). Purchase some canned air at an office...

Monitor Problems: image on monitor, video card driver, computer novice
video card driver, computer novice, desktop area: John; Start by right clicking on your desktop area of your display. Select propertys. Now depending on your video card driver, you will have to hunt a little, but usually under advanced options and some further menu, you will have the option to rotate...

Monitor Problems: KDS Monitor Flashing continously, desk top icons, system boots
desk top icons, system boots, factory default: Check and see if you can bring up the monitors menu by using the buttons on the front of the monitor. Set the monitor settings to the factory default. If you tried using the F8 did you enter safe mode and experience the same problem? If none of these solutions...

Monitor Problems: KOGi monitor, menu buttons, settings tab
menu buttons, settings tab, select properties: You can adjust the brightness and contrast of most monitors using the menu buttons on the front of the monitor. If this does not brighten enough you can adjust the brightness from your video card utility. Right click the desktop and select properties....

Monitor Problems: LaCie CRT loosing blacks, powermac g5, profile maker
powermac g5, profile maker, down arrow: Some basic things you can try: Clean out the monitor using some canned air to blow it out. Try resetting the monitor to the factory default calibration. Swap out the monitor to see if things improve with a different monitor. It is possible the monitor...

Monitor Problems: Laptop Monitor Problem, canned air, video drivers
canned air, video drivers, horizontal line: Make sure you are using the most current video drivers. You can also use some canned air and blow out the computer. To to aim to the video card. Also make sure you do this when it is off. If the problem persists, contact the manufacturer as the screen or card...

Monitor Problems: Laptop Monitor problem, hybernation, power options
hybernation, power options, power button: When you turn it on are you actually powering up or are you just opening the lid? If you are doing an actual power up you may want to disable hybernation and sleep modes (found under power options in the control panel). if the problem persists let me kno...

Monitor Problems: Laptop monitor screen, nooks and crannies, vent holes
nooks and crannies, vent holes, heat pipes: You most likely just need to blow everything out. Buy some canned air from an office supply store (at least two cans). Then you ll need to remove your keyboard. If you are not sure how, check at your manufacturer s website or give them a call it usually...

Monitor Problems: Laptop monitor, toshiba satellite laptop, toshiba satellite
toshiba satellite laptop, toshiba satellite, power options: How long did you wait after opening it? It might take awhile if there is a lot to load after hybernation. Also check the power options in control panel. Go to the hybernation tab and uncheck it to disable hybernation (it will still hybernate when you close...

Monitor Problems: Laptop screen has what looks like black spot with line through it, vent holes, canned air
vent holes, canned air, inkspot: Try blowing out the monitor vent holes with some canned air. Then i would let the monitor sit with no power connected for at least one day, to let it discharge. Power it back up and use the buttons on the front to set it back to the factory defaults. if...

Monitor Problems: Large display on monitor, viewsonic monitor, killer price
viewsonic monitor, killer price, optimal resolution: Hi Kevin, In the monitor properties dialog box, there is an Adapter or Advanced button. In that area you can reduce the refresh rate to allow using greater resolutions. Set the monitor to the resolution you want, then reduce the refresh rate until...

Monitor Problems: LCD Monitor, nvidia geforce 6200, blurred images
nvidia geforce 6200, blurred images, smooth edges: Go to the nvidia control panel in control panel and make sure it sees the monitor correctly. Then go to Acer s website and check to see if they have a specific driver for your monitor. A lot of newer monitors need drivers because the windows default does...

Monitor Problems: LCD Monitor Problem, nooks and crannies, laptop alot
nooks and crannies, laptop alot, geforcefx 5200: You most likely just need to blow everything out. Buy some canned air from an office supply store (at least two cans). Then you ll need to remove your keyboard. If you are not sure how, check at your manufacturer s website or give them a call it usually...

Monitor Problems: LCD Monitor Problems, speedy reply, magnetic objects
speedy reply, magnetic objects, valentine s day: When I say objects with magnetic field I m talking about lamps, mobiles, and even the printer. Yes, I ve seen this problem before and what I say is to connect another monitor to the cpu to see if it s the monitor or not. The drivers can cause many color...

Monitor Problems: LCD-Monitor/TV-Receiver, vcr machine, axiel
vcr machine, axiel, tv tuner card: easiest way would be to just pick up a TV tuner card and install it into the PC. You can watch TV full screen or in a window will you do other things. Plus most tuner cards will also record TV for you. If you just want it to be a TV with no PC then here is...

Monitor Problems: LCD Monitors, vga cables, reading user
vga cables, reading user, kind thanks: Avoid any generic brands you never heard of. Most monitors still use VGA cables, a few use DVI. My advise is check newegg.com, there you can see detailed specs of every monitor plug numerious pictures. Plus most products have customer reviews so you can...

Monitor Problems: LCD monitor goes black, intel 810 motherboard, vga port
intel 810 motherboard, vga port, 256 mb ram: Quick solutions to try: - Set the monitor back to factory defaults using the menu buttons on the front of the monitor. - Make sure the video cable is attached properly to the monitor and the computer. Right click my computer and choose manage. then click...

Monitor Problems: LCD monitor has vertical blank lines, crt monitors, blank lines
crt monitors, blank lines, pixel: You can not use glass cleaner on a flat panel monitor. The old CRT monitors had glass in front. Flat panels do not. The screen is porous and will absorb anything you spray on it. Glass cleaner will distort the screen and cause many problems. At this point...

Monitor Problems: LCD monitor, samsung 153v, craig hartley
samsung 153v, craig hartley, brisbane australia: Craig; You have diagnosed the issue yourself, the back light assembly is the most likely cause. You may be able to purchase the assembly online for about $45.00. If not a local repair center should be able to fix the unit for less than $120.00. Since...

Monitor Problems: LCD Screen Problem, toshiba satellite, hi chris
toshiba satellite, hi chris, ebay: If you can see slight images by adjusting the brightness, then i would say the lcd is still working. Sounds like the backlight is just going out on you. I don t know about that notebook but they are not usually expensive to get a new one put in. Also: If...

Monitor Problems: LED Monitors that fail, ups unit, hp desk
ups unit, hp desk, cash sum: You may have irregular power coming into the house. I would invest in a UPS. I can never stress how important it is to own one of these. You don t need real battery back-up time. The main reason you need it is for the protection. A UPS unit will condition...

Monitor Problems: Lines on CRT monitor, 21 crt monitor, factory defaults
21 crt monitor, factory defaults, menu buttons: You can try downloading and installing new video drivers for your video card. These are available at the manufacturer s website. You could also try setting the monitor back to the factory defaults. You can do this using the menu buttons on the front of the...

Monitor Problems: Lines of distortion on monitor, vent holes, acordion
vent holes, acordion, crt monitor: If this is an LCD flat screen set the monitor back to the default settings using the buttons on the front on the monitor. Then use some canned air to blow out all the vent holes. Removed the plug for a day or 2 to let it discharge. It should be ok then. ...

Monitor Problems: Long Warmup Time, samsung 191t, vent holes
samsung 191t, vent holes, canned air: It most likely is the inverter, but you can try cleaning out the monitor. Just purchase some canned air and blow it out by blowing the air through all the vent holes. If dust was interfering this should solve that. This may help or it may not, but I thinks...

Monitor Problems: laptop display problems, demo mode, view id
demo mode, view id, video drivers: Check the manufacturer s website to see if the have updated video drivers. Clean your hard drive using clean up http://www.stevengould.org/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=29&Itemid=72 Say no to demo mode Defragment the drive (start - programs...

Monitor Problems: laptop monitor, toshiba satellite a35, video card manufacturer
toshiba satellite a35, video card manufacturer, toshiba satellite: First thing i would do it check Toshiba s website for newer driver - mostly video. You can also check the video card manufacturer s website for drivers too. It just seams that something is interfering with the video driver. Updating the driver should solve...

Monitor Problems: laptop monitor, fn key, power options
fn key, power options, slider: See if there is a brightness setting on the laptop. Sometimes this is a slider on it somewhere, other times it is a FN key plus another key. Check your manual for the keys needed. Try increasing the brightness to see the screen - also make sure it is plugged...

Monitor Problems: laptop monitor problem, completey, device manager
completey, device manager, old laptop: Hopefully it is just the video driver. Since the problem goes away, I think this is the problem. Find your type of video card by right clicking my computer, then choose manage. Expand the device manager. In device manager expand the video adapters. Write...

Monitor Problems: laptop screen problem, compaq evo n800c, compaq customer support
compaq evo n800c, compaq customer support, compaq evo n800c notebook: Umair, I believe that this is a problem in the monitor itself. I would call compaq customer support and explain the problem in detail, and they should be able to give you a solution (whether it is a new computer, or new parts I don t know). Regards,...

Monitor Problems: lcd monitor probs, aluminum heat sink, exact replacements
aluminum heat sink, exact replacements, hp 1502: Ok Rick; If you have a multimeter, and can use it, I would start at the Diodes near the small rectangular transformer near the main fuse. This transformer is about 2 X 1.5 and about 1.5 high. There should be 3 or 4 diodes. These will be componants...

Monitor Problems: a line across my monitor, sorry check, video adapter
sorry check, video adapter, easiest thing: Easiest thing to check first is the monitor. See if you can borrow a monitor from someone (you just need it for a few minutes). Remove you monitor and hook up the one you borrowed. If the problem persists then we know it is not the monitor and we are dealing...

Monitor Problems: MAG 17" LCD monitor, 17 lcd monitor, mag innovision
17 lcd monitor, mag innovision, dell desktop: Bruce; From what you describe, the power supply in the monitor is failing. If it is still under warranty, the repair is inexpensive, I would try the MAG web site to see. If not, a local repair shop can give you an estimate to repair the unit, but I...

Monitor Problems: Medion lcd Monitor, crt monitor, banner type
crt monitor, banner type, factory defaults: Is this a new monitor? If so I would just get an exchange. if not, check the manual to see how you can reset to the factory defaults. This sometimes can be as simple as holding one button for a few seconds or can get rather complicated for some monitors. That...

Monitor Problems: Mid-value flicker, video card maker, colored image
video card maker, colored image, updating drivers: Open the case and make sure the video card is all the way in the slot - actually push it in. The check your video card maker. Get the updated driver from them - not from the computer manufacturer. Set the monitor to the factory defaults using the buttons...

Monitor Problems: MONITOR IN TWO HALVES DISPLAY, windows driver, left half
windows driver, left half, device manager: the video driver may have become corrupted. Download the most current driver available. Do not install it. Uninstall the current driver from device manager. Also uninstall any software to the video card. Reboot and cancel the windows driver install. Install...

Monitor Problems: MONITOR PROBLEM, 800x600 resolutions, appearance tab
800x600 resolutions, appearance tab, factory defaults: Set the screen resolution to 1024x768. Then hold ctrl and roll the wheel on the mouse. One way will increase the font size - the other will decrease. While your in the display settings - go to the appearance tab and click effects. Turn on clear type from...

Monitor Problems: Mojitor Problems, vent holes, canned air
vent holes, canned air, factory defaults: Try these: Purchase some canned air from an office supply store and blow out all the vent holes of the monitor. Use the buttons on the front on the monitor to set it back to the factory defaults or reset. Unplug the monitor and let it set with no connections...

Monitor Problems: Moniter message ''please cheak signal cable'', blinking red light, signal cable
blinking red light, signal cable, video card: open the side of the computer and make sure the video card is nice and snug in the motherboard. Just give it a little push. If you have onboard video or if the above doesn t work then you will need to purchase a new video card, as it seems like your current...

Monitor Problems: Moniter only display picture breifly before going blank, breifly, signal cable
breifly, signal cable, lg flatron: This is a failure in the power supply within the monitor it s self. The power supply senses that too much current is being drawn through it, and is shutting down. Since this is an LCD monitor, I would not expect the rest of the monitor to be failing, as LCD...

Monitor Problems: Moniter or video card problem, flat screen moniter, vent holes
flat screen moniter, vent holes, canned air: Try some basics first. Use the buttons on the front of the monitor to set it back to the factory defaults. Purchase some canned air and blow out all the vent holes of the monitor. See if the monitor works on another computer or laptop. Does the light on...

Monitor Problems: Moniter, disk error, orange light
disk error, orange light, beep: You most likely need to reset the bios. There is a jumper on the motherboard that cover two of three pins. Just move it over one pin and turn the computer on, then turn it off and move the jumper back. Turn on the computer and see if all is normal. If not,...

Monitor Problems: Monitor, john fleming, samsung web
john fleming, samsung web, samsung syncmaster: You need to re-install the driver for your monitor and your video card, to do this right click on your desktop, and select properties. Select Advanced, and select the Adapter tab, and update driver, then the Monitor tab and update driver. First go to the Samsung...

Monitor Problems: Monitor, compaq mv540, monitor compaq
compaq mv540, monitor compaq, palm of my hand: John; Please don t Whack your display anymore, you can cause more damage. The issue is that a solder joint has failed on the pc board within the display. Most repair centers, TV or Computer, can repair this type of issue fairly cheaply, around $35.00...

Monitor Problems: Monitor?, comupter, video card
comupter, video card, monitors: Kathy, The problem with monitors is that they are not very easy to diagnose. I would suggest (if it s reasonable) to use a different, working monitor. Borrow one from a friend and try it out on your PC to see if it works. That is the most cost effective...

Monitor Problems: My Monitor, first hope, factory defaults
first hope, factory defaults, menu buttons: You can try downloading and installing new video drivers for your video card. These are available at the manufacturer s website. You could also try setting the monitor back to the factory defaults. You can do this using the menu buttons on the front of the...

Monitor Problems: Monitor will not come on, memory chips, left hand corner
memory chips, left hand corner, drive cable: First make sure the computer is actually booting. What the lights on the front of the case. the power light should come on followed by the hard drive light flashes a few times (you should be able to hear the hard drive initialize too). During this process...

Monitor Problems: Monitor, broken monitor, computer boots
broken monitor, computer boots, lcd screens: When a LCD doesn t power up the power inverter is usually bad. Early LCD screens had some cheezy power inverters so they all seem to be dying out. Newer LCDs are much better now. There is a place online that will repair your power inverter if you send it...

Monitor Problems: Monitor acting weird, crt monitor, xp logo
crt monitor, xp logo, factory settings: hard to say. If you could swap out the monitor we could narrow it down more, but seeing as you just moved that is probably not an option. have you tried to find your way into the video card setting and adjust the brightness and contrast? You can also try...

Monitor Problems: Monitor Blacking Out, time robert, power indicator
time robert, power indicator, indicator light: Robert; This is either a problem with the back light pannel inside the display, it is failing, or the power supply that feeds it is loosing a diode and capacitor. The fix it to test the power supply output, and verify that it is within normal limits,...

Monitor Problems: Monitor Blank, hp monitor, power button
hp monitor, power button, video card: First I would pop open the case and make sure the video card is pushed in all the way. If that is ok, borrow a monitor and swap your out. If everything is ok with the swap you know yours is bad. If you swap monitors and the problem persists, we will need...

Monitor Problems: Monitor Blinks while running Application, keyboard driver, video drivers
keyboard driver, video drivers, video driver: Most likely you just need to update your video drivers. Even though you uninstalled the keyboard driver - they are still there and loaded. Before you install the new video driver make sure you remove the old one - reboot - then install the new one. That should...

Monitor Problems: Monitor with black screen / tint and expanded desktop, true colours, cable problem
true colours, cable problem, sceen: Nicole, Yeah, your monitor is pretty much shot then. This is due to phosphor particles behind the monitor s screen not amplifying the light enough. However: The best way to check would be to swap your monitor out with another one, perhaps a friends, and...

Monitor Problems: Monitor going black, hp pavilion f1503, liquid screen
hp pavilion f1503, liquid screen, factory defaults: First we need to make sure what is causing the problem. If you could borrow another monitor to swap out your to see if it is the monitor or video card. If the new monitor works fine, then you know you need to replace the monitor or have it repaired. You could...

Monitor Problems: Monitor blanks right after waking up, video card driver, hi chris
video card driver, hi chris, power button: I think the best way to make sure if it is the monitor or not would be to switch them. If the process repeats on the same monitor then, yes I would say you need to find a replacement. If the process now repeats on the other monitor then we need to troubleshoot...

Monitor Problems: Monitor blanksk out when I increase the brightness, laptop screen brightness, dell inspiron
laptop screen brightness, dell inspiron, power options: laptop screen brightness will automatically dim when using the battery. You need to go into power options in the control panel to turn this off. Use the display properties to try and change the display to the normal screen. If you can t get it switched over...

Monitor Problems: Monitor on the blink, dell dimension 4700, ati radeon x300se
dell dimension 4700, ati radeon x300se, dell e153fp: Sam; From your description, this sounds like a failure in the internal power supply of the monitor. You may consider having the unit repaired, but the cost is likely to be prohibative, around $95.00. I would recommend that you upgrade to a newer and possably...

Monitor Problems: Monitor has a blue tint, cathode ray tube, power connections
cathode ray tube, power connections, picture tube: Stanley; There are only two causes of this, one fairly cheap, one fairly costly. The first is that your monitor has a bad solder joint and or transistor on the CRT Board, this can be repaired for less than $80.00 at most any local shop. The second failure...

Monitor Problems: Monitor getting brighter/fading, adobe photoshop elements, samsung 173v
adobe photoshop elements, samsung 173v, room lighting: Hi, The monitor may need adjustment. In some cases a repair shop can adjust the controls to improve the brightness of the display, especially on older monitors. You might also want to try and launch the Monitor calibrator, most find it useful: http://www.monitorsdirect.com/toolkit/index.shtml...

Monitor Problems: Monitor Cable Length, monitor cables, card models
monitor cables, card models, extending the range: Jim, I would say 20 feet is about the maximum length I would use, but that s me. All of the cards and monitors have the same power output/input. (EVERYTHING has a standard now-a-days, kinda takes the fun out of the guesswork, ya know?) So no card or monitor...

Monitor Problems: Monitor Display, nvidia geforce2 mx400, vent holes
nvidia geforce2 mx400, vent holes, canned air: Most monitor have a native setting that they prefer. The screen setting poping up on the monitor is the native setting. Try setting the computer screen settings to match this. Some monitors actually don t like be set at anything but the native settings. ...

Monitor Problems: Monitor Display Problems, magnetic objects, dirvers
magnetic objects, dirvers, os level: Hi, It might be that there s a magnetic field close to the monitor, make sure there aren t any mobiles, lamps or other magnetic objects that can affect the resolution. Maybe it s a problem with your OS, that your dirvers aren t well installed. I suggest...

Monitor Problems: Monitor Distortion and Settings, video card drivers, plug and play monitor driver
video card drivers, plug and play monitor driver, vertical frequencies: All monitors have a native setting. You need to check the manual or the manufacturer s website to find out the native settings. Most monitors will work wonderfully with their native setting. Two other things to check would be to make sure you have the most...

Monitor Problems: Monitor Distortion, viewsonic va520, expertise area
viewsonic va520, expertise area, computer problem: Hi, I think you have to change your video card as it s not a monitor, but a computer problem. So if changing your graphic card doesn t help then i suggest you take your question to the cpu expertise area. If unsure where it is, don t hesitate to ask me....

Monitor Problems: Monitor DPI, flat screen monitor, screen settings
flat screen monitor, screen settings, native resolution: The DPI really only applies to fonts. If you change the resolution and everything gets smaller, you can always change the DPI to make the text bigger. You can also change this by holding ctrl and turning the wheel on your mouse (but only if your video card...

Monitor Problems: Monitor delay, video card maker, computer fan
video card maker, computer fan, fan speeds: Erin, Make sure the monitor isn t set to hibernate at all. (You can adjust these settings by right clicking the desktop, click on screensaver, click power settings and turn everything to Never ) If that doesn t work, you may need to contact your video...

Monitor Problems: Monitor display changes color, cathode ray tube, volunteer expert
cathode ray tube, volunteer expert, thin screen: Dear Laura This is a common monitor problem associated with old monitors. Mine myself often does it. It s on its way out, I m afraid - take a look at pricing up a new one. May I suggest investing in a TFT (flat, thin) screen - they WILL last longer than...

Monitor Problems: Monitor doesnt come on, factory defaults, grateful thanks
factory defaults, grateful thanks, shipping costs: if she can bring up the monitor menu using the buttons on the front of the monitor, try setting it back to the factory defaults. that will sometimes work. Otherwise there are places that will repair it. but, after shipping costs, repair costs, ect. It s usually...

Monitor Problems: Monitor error, computer boots, crt monitor
computer boots, crt monitor, desktop settings: It usually mean the desktop settings are out of the supported zone of the monitor. When the computer boots up (before the windows boot screen) hit F8 a couple times. You should get a menu - choose safe mode. Once in safe mode right click the desktop and choose...

Monitor Problems: Monitor Flashing (at bottom of screen), control panel menu, disk cleanup
control panel menu, disk cleanup, virus scanner: Let s repair the system files they might be corrupt form the spyware. Insert your XP disk and reboot the computer. Hit any key to boot from CD when prompted. Let everything load, then when given the choice choose to repair. A screen similar to a DOS screen...

Monitor Problems: Monitor Flicker, hp w2207 monitor, monitor flickers
hp w2207 monitor, monitor flickers, card mother: First update to the newest drivers for your tv tuner: http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/softwareDownloadIndex?softwareitem=pv-54512-1&lc=en&cc=us&dlc=en&product=3548185&os=2093&lang=en And also your graphics card: http://www.nvidia.com/Download/index.aspx?lang=en-us...

Monitor Problems: Monitor Flickering..., window settings, monitor driver
window settings, monitor driver, video drivers: It is most likely a monitor issue. Open the monitor menu using the buttons on the front and set it to default or reset. It probably would not hurt to update your video drivers either. This will make ur video card play nicer with your monitor. You can also...

Monitor Problems: Monitor Flickering!!!!, first person shooter games, first person shooter
first person shooter games, first person shooter, screen resolutions: Make sure you are using the newest driver from Nvidia. Then reset the monitor to the defaults using the buttons on the front. Try pugging it into a different socket in case it is from power fluctuation. If you are using a UPS or power stip try plugging in...

Monitor Problems: Monitor Flickering/Black Outs, card connector, signal cable
card connector, signal cable, black outs: Lindsay; I ll start with a disclaimer, I need more information to give you a 100% answer to this. From your description, the issue is problably either a problem with the power supply within the monitor, or the signal cable is not making a good connection...

Monitor Problems: Monitor fading, techmedia monitor, period of time
techmedia monitor, period of time, martha: Hi, I m not sure if there can be something to do with your monitor. Normally when they are that old it is time of thinking about getting a new one. What I suggest you do is to try and get one of second hand but that is not too old, you can find some...

Monitor Problems: Monitor giving problem, 256 colors, graphic card
256 colors, graphic card, true color: Hi, Right click on desktop, go to properties, then settings and adjust the 256 colors or True color (32 bit). Then restart your pc and it should be ok by then. If not, then it might be a problem with your graphic card. Make sure all your drivers are well...

Monitor Problems: Monitor not giving visuals, power indicator, acer al1716
power indicator, acer al1716, visuals: Lets eliminate the video card first. Can you get another monitor and try it? If you are getting a signal just nothing on the screen it may be the video, but you will need to hook up another monitor so we can be sure. Also have you changed any hardware...

Monitor Problems: Monitor Image Turned, color depth settings, sixth person
color depth settings, sixth person, display adapters: Teresa; This is becoming a very common question, you are the sixth person who has asked it this month. The remedy is to right click on your desktop. Select properties. Then advanced. Depending on what video card you have you should have a choice to re-orient...

Monitor Problems: Monitor Issue, power supply atx, mouse controller
power supply atx, mouse controller, wireless keyboard: Hi, It must be a power supply problem. Try to connect the monitor directly to the socket. If it s still the same, then connect another monitor to the computer and if the problem is still there, then it must be a problem with the computer, not with the...

Monitor Problems: Monitor Issues, flat screen monitor, hibernation mode
flat screen monitor, hibernation mode, amber color: Does the monitor work when you reboot? If it does it is most likely hibernation mode (it never works right). I would turn of hibernation. Just go to control panel, power options. Have monitor hard drives, ect to turn off never. click the hibernation tab and...

Monitor Problems: Monitor issue, wavy lines, one don
wavy lines, one don, video card: First thing to check is if the light on the monitor comes on at all. If it comes on but no picture it may be a video card problem. Try shutting down the computer and removing the video card all together. Turn it back on and it should beep at you. Shut it...

Monitor Problems: Monitor issue, video driver, monitor resolution
video driver, monitor resolution, safe mode: First use the monitor buttons to open the menu and set the monitor to reset or default. Then reboot to safe mode, make sure you boot under the right user. and reset the video driver. Then reboot to windows and you should be ok. If you go to the monitor...

Monitor Problems: Monitor issues post graphics card swap, sony vaio pcv, catalyst software
sony vaio pcv, catalyst software, sony vaio: If you can see the boot screen at bootup - that is good. Right after the boot screen keep hitting F8 - when the menu appears choose safe mode. Go to add remove programs and remove the ATI software. Then go to device manager (under system/hardware in control...

Monitor Problems: Monitor lack in Green Color, factory defaults, monitor color
factory defaults, monitor color, video card: See if you can borrow another monitor to swap out. If everything is ok then you can try reseting your monitor to factory defaults and see if it clears up. Otherwise it needs replaced. If the problem persists after swapping the monitors, the the video card...

Monitor Problems: Monitor has lost green tint - only blue and red, vent holes, driver intel
vent holes, driver intel, acer monitor: Quick solutions to try: - Purchase some canned air from a store like staples and blow out all the monitor vent holes. - Set the monitor back to factory defaults using the menu buttons on the front of the monitor. - Make sure the video cable is attached...

Monitor Problems: Monitor Power, monitor cable, power button
monitor cable, power button, power cable: I have seen alot of people having issues with the gateway monitors lately. Yes you will need to replace it. You might be able to have it repaired but when you weigh the costs, it is usually better just to get a new one. Check newegg.com. They have the best...

Monitor Problems: Monitor Problem, hp monitor, video cables
hp monitor, video cables, hp computer: Hi, In your cpu there are inputs for the video cables. So basically what you have to do is to chack that all the cables are well connected to your computer. If it still doesn t work, I suggest you don t try to open it without professional help. Best...

Monitor Problems: Monitor Problem, vent holes, flat screen monitor
vent holes, flat screen monitor, canned air: Try setting the monitor back to factory defaults using the buttons on the front of the monitor. Then purchase some canned air from your local office supply store and blow out the monitor through the vent holes. I am hopping this will fix the problem, but...

Monitor Problems: Monitor Problem, factory defaults, menu buttons
factory defaults, menu buttons, power button: Check with Dell to see if the screen is still under warranty. It should not have that problem, but yes if the power button is broke that could be causing the problem. You can try setting it back to the factory defaults using the menu buttons on the front....

Monitor Problems: Monitor Problem, dell dimension 4600, video card manufacturer
dell dimension 4600, video card manufacturer, vent holes: the problem is that the video card is sometimes reverting to the analog connection as the default video. The easiest way to fix this is first download the newest video drivers for your video card. Download them from the video card manufacturer - not from...

Monitor Problems: Monitor Problem, sony trinitron, orange light
sony trinitron, orange light, power button: It might be a virus or a problem with your video card. I suggest you make sure all your drivers are well installed. If you think it s a problem with your monitor, then connect another monitor to the computer and see what happens. Probably your monitor is old...

Monitor Problems: Monitor Problems, monitor problems, resolution problem
monitor problems, resolution problem, software issue: Hi, I d suggest you change your resolution and see what happens. If it s not a resolution problem then it must be a video card problem, make sure all your drivers are correctly installed. Though I m almost sure it s a resolution problem. Best Regards,...

Monitor Problems: Monitor Problems, screen refresh rate, settings tab
screen refresh rate, settings tab, time john: Hi, Increase your refreshing rate and that might help. Right click desktop and chose properties. On settings tab, hit the Advanced tab. On there, click monitor tab, and see what the Screen refresh rate is set to. If there are higher settings, go...

Monitor Problems: Monitor Problems, contrast ratios, vertical sweep
contrast ratios, vertical sweep, monitor problems: Nick; Great follow up information, since the monitor experianced a severe jolt, on to your desk, I believe that the issue is different from my earlier discussion. The most likely cause is that you have caused either a hairline crack in the PC Printed...

Monitor Problems: Monitor Problems, flat screen monitors, mitsubishi diamond pro 2040u
flat screen monitors, mitsubishi diamond pro 2040u, new egg: Yes your monitor is going out on you and any flat screen will give great results comparable to your current one. Specs on your monitor Max. Resolution 2048 x 1536 Dot Pitch 0.24 mm Flat screens are no longer thousands my friend, in fact anyone can own...

Monitor Problems: Monitor Problems, monitor problems, factory default
monitor problems, factory default, thin line: The screen is going out. You can try setting the monitor back to the factory default using the buttons on the front of the monitor. Be aware this will just usually fix the problem for a little while, It will still most likely die on you. Check newegg.com...

Monitor Problems: Monitor Problems, pci video card, building a pc
pci video card, building a pc, bios: Make sure the video card is in the slot all the way. Also make sure it is enabled in the Bios and onboard video is disabled. If you are using onboard video make sure it is enabled in the bios. You can also try picking up a cheap PCI video card for a couple...

Monitor Problems: Monitor Problems?, video card drivers, dell p1110
video card drivers, dell p1110, monitor problems: Hi, Make sure there aren t any magnetic fields close to your monitor like mobiles, lamps or even the printer. Then it might be a problem with the video card drivers, you can reinstall your drivers here: http://members.driverguide.com/index.php?action=dosearch&qm0=GeForce+&qa5=4&qa6=294&dp=2&sm=b&jmd=and...

Monitor Problems: Monitor problem, voltage circuit, orange colour
voltage circuit, orange colour, night today: Satheesh; What you describe, is usually caused by a short in the High Voltage circuit or power supply. In either case I would suspect a diode has shorted. Either will cost around $45.00 to $100.00 to repair, and can be done at any TV or Monitor repair shop....

Monitor Problems: Monitor problem, dell laptop, dark image
dell laptop, dark image, video programs: Mike; I have two thoughts; 1: Since Safe Mode has no problem, I would say that you have a driver issue, and recommend going to the makers web site and downloading the latest drivers for the whole system. 2: Since the system seems to sometimes...

Monitor Problems: Monitor problem, continuesly, due respect
continuesly, due respect, dear sir: if the monitor s light is always yellow when it is connected to the computer then you may need to replace the video card. Quickest way to find out...Borrow a friends monitor for a few minutes and connect it to your computer. If the problem persists with the...

Monitor Problems: Monitor problem, weird sound, daewoo
weird sound, daewoo: I am a bit confused. It makes a weird sound, and you have no display at that point. Then does the display came on or not? Have you tried a different monitor? I am pretty sure that is you are getting weird sounds and the monitor never comes up, but a different...

Monitor Problems: Monitor problem, screw drive, canned air
screw drive, canned air, menu buttons: It could be that the monitor is going out, but I am more concerned with the clicking noise. This could hard drive failing. If you could purchase some canned air (2 cans) from your local office supply store and blow it into all the vent wholes in the monitor...

Monitor Problems: Monitor problem, virus scanner, avast home
virus scanner, avast home, view id: Have you cleaned up your hard drive lately? If not download and use this free utility. http://www.stevengould.org/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=29&Itemid=70 Then goto start - programs- accessories - system tools - defragment. Run that on drive...

Monitor Problems: Monitor problem (Half screen), sir phillip, left half
sir phillip, left half, ray of light: Dennis; I need some more information to answer your question; 1: By half a screen, do you mean, the top half vs bottom half, or right half vs the left half? 2: By ray of light do you mean a thin line running across the whole screen from...

Monitor Problems: Monitor problem, vertical roll, video connector
vertical roll, video connector, syncronization: Alistair; I believe what you are describing is called a vertical roll, or the loss of vertical syncronization. I would suggest that you verify that the video connector in the back of the computer is securely attatched to the computer and that the screws...

Monitor Problems: Monitor problems, intel p4, bios upgrade
intel p4, bios upgrade, monitor problems: I m sorry i skipped ahead. There is a jumper on the motherboard that can be used to reset the bios. There are three pin in a line. A jumper covers two of the pins. You need to move the jumper over one pin and boot up. The turn it off, move the jumper back...

Monitor Problems: Monitor problems, magnetic coils, electron gun
magnetic coils, electron gun, monitor problems: Cliff, Your electron gun is faulty. The electron gun is an object that pops out a stream of electrons. As you know, positive attracts negative, and it s no different here. The positive protons are right inside your screen, and the electrons zip right up...

Monitor Problems: Monitor purchase, new egg, acer
new egg, acer: http://www.newegg.com/Product/ProductList.aspx?Submit=ENE&N=2010190020+1309821317&name=19%22 There is a whole bunch on that page. I have the Acer 19 on there and I love it. Never have any problems and sets up right out of the box. As far as price it is always...

Monitor Problems: Monitor Radiation, computer related health, health threat
computer related health, health threat, new computer: Jeffery, I honestly never would ve suspected dust! But it seems like that is the only thing I find when I look inside PC s, so it comes as no suprise. I m sorry I didn t give you the answer you were hoping for, but I shall keep that web site for future...

Monitor Problems: Monitor Resolution, dell monitor, shipping document
dell monitor, shipping document, unwanted programs: You will need to visit Dell s website. Go to the support page, and enter your express service code from the tower. Go to driver downloads and download the video driver for your unit. If you are unsure of which one check the original shipping document you received...

Monitor Problems: Monitor Resolution, fritz moritz, web page hope
fritz moritz, web page hope, hp monitor: If it is below the native of the monitor it will appear hazy and not as clear. If you are using XP you can turn on the clear type function to help (display settings - appearance - effects). I don t know if you tried this or not but most browsers support this....

Monitor Problems: Monitor randomly fading to white, dell dimension 2400, dell flat panel monitor
dell dimension 2400, dell flat panel monitor, crt monitor: Kris; This is common with LCD monitors, as they age the matrix can fail. This is not a problem with the LCD it s self, but the circuit that drives it. Most units fail like this after six or seven years. I would recommend contacting dell, since the unit...

Monitor Problems: Monitor resolution, video card manufacturer, time mark
video card manufacturer, time mark, monitor resolution: If you are using Vista on a laptop without being plugged in, you ll have to change your power setting to make this stop. If not then just go to your video card manufacturer s website and download the newest drivers for your card. It may just be a conflict...

Monitor Problems: Monitor Screen Problems, vent holes, canned air
vent holes, canned air, factory default: try cleaning the monitor. dust may be preventing it from warming up correctly. Purchase some canned air from your local office supply store. Follow the directions on the can and be sure to keep it upright. Blow the air through all the vent holes of the monitor....

Monitor Problems: Monitor Sleeps and wakeup pls help, flat screen monitors, power buttons
flat screen monitors, power buttons, screen flickers: Sounds like the monitor may need to be repaired. have you tried another monitor to make sure the symptoms are just with this monitor? Everyone should have a UPS for their computer in this day and age. Flat screen monitors are much more delicate that their...

Monitor Problems: Monitor Spasms, factory default settings, card settings
factory default settings, card settings, graphic series: Try this: Use the menu buttons on the front to set the monitor back to the factory default settings. Purchase some canned air and blow out all the vents on the monitor. Update to the newest video card settings for your video card. Let me know if the...

Monitor Problems: Monitor Streaks of Multicolored Pixels, mac g5, mode mac
mac g5, mode mac, video adaptor: I have never owned or worked on a MAC but I ll do what I can. It may be the video adaptor. You can try to download and install newer driver for the adaptor. You can also try replacing it with a new one. If you swapped out monitor and the problem persisted...

Monitor Problems: Monitor screen intermittently gets weird, pentuim 4, nvidia geforce4
pentuim 4, nvidia geforce4, computer answer: This should be pretty easy for you. 1) take the side off the computer. 2) there will be a screw holding the video card bracket in place - remove it 3) pull out the old video card - there may be a tab at the back of the video card slot that you will have...

Monitor Problems: Monitor screen wobble., compaq 17, catastrophic failure
compaq 17, catastrophic failure, voltage circuit: Dave, This wobble, and expansion is caused by a capacitor in the power supply or High Voltage circuit that is failing. I would recommend taking it to a qualified technician soon, the repair should be under $20.00 in parts and less than $45.00 in labor...

Monitor Problems: Monitor setting options are working automatically, vent holes, canned air
vent holes, canned air, menu settings: Try this: purchase some canned air from an office supply store Unplug the monitor and use the canned air to blow out all the vent holes of the monitor. leave the monitor unplugged for at least 1 day after that plug it back in and use the buttons on the...

Monitor Problems: Monitor signal, nvidia geforce 7600gs, factory specs
nvidia geforce 7600gs, factory specs, dvi input: Nice card by the way! Make sure the monitor menu is set to use the DVI input (which i assume you are using) and not set to auto. By unpugging the monitor you are just resetting the factory specs. I usually only see this on video card with multi outputs...

Monitor Problems: Monitor has a slow continuous wave, power distribution equipment, local power company
power distribution equipment, local power company, bottom to the top: Tom; This would be a very good guess, This can be tested by moving the monitor to a diferent computer in a different location. If the problem moves with the monitor, then odds are that the monitor has a filtration problem in its power supply or its horizontal...

Monitor Problems: Monitor start up, fans heatsinks, canned air
fans heatsinks, canned air, view id: Is the monitor light actually going off when the screen goes blank? Or is it just that no video is being displayed? Either way you could start by cleaning out the pc and the monitor. Purchase some canned air from your local office supply store (at least 2...

Monitor Problems: Monitor switching on and off, diagnosys, monitor company
diagnosys, monitor company, cpu system: Andi; If I understand your description correctly, the monitor will restore its self if you unplug it. That being the case I would suspect that the driver for your video card is suspect. I would try downloading the latest drivers for the mother board,...

Monitor Problems: Monitor Turning Off, ati radeon x300, norwood micro monitor
ati radeon x300, norwood micro monitor, windows xp media center: From your description, I would tend to suspect that your video card is failing. Both displays use a shutdown technology, using the Syncronization signals produced by your video card to tell the monitors to go into standby mode. I would look at the mother board...

Monitor Problems: Monitor in theft deterrent mode, gateway screen, auto button
gateway screen, auto button, theft deterrent: the menu button they are referring to is the buttons on the front of the monitor. there should be a menu button two cycle buttons and maybe an auto button. Enter the menu and the screen should stop doing that. There may also be a setting in there to turn off...

Monitor Problems: Monitor turning black, filament voltage, electronics repair
filament voltage, electronics repair, different computers: Matthew; The monitor has a cracked solder joint on the main PC board. This causes the CRT to loose its filament voltage. Most electronics repair shops can repair this and any other suspect joints for around one hours labor, or less than $50.00. This...

Monitor Problems: Monitor turning itself off, video card drivers, pam
video card drivers, pam: Pam, There could be ANYTHING wrong in this picture... Here s a couple things you should probably check: *1) Video Card drivers 2) Swap another monitor in to see if it does the same 3) Heat... Are you overheating your PC? Like I said, your question...

Monitor Problems: Monitor turns itself off, inch crt, semi conductor
inch crt, semi conductor, crt monitor: Andrew; Your guess is fairly accurate, Heat is an issue. The most likely causes of this issue are a semi-conductor, a diode or transistor is failing and as they begin to fail they will over conduct current, causing excessive heat. This heat causes excessive...

Monitor Problems: Monitor turns yellowish, samsung monitor, factory defaults
samsung monitor, factory defaults, samtron: You can try installing new drivers for your video card (avail at the manufacturer s website), just make sure to uninstall the old ones before you install new ones. You could also try setting the monitor back to the factory defaults using the buttons on the...

Monitor Problems: Monitor/Video Card Issues, agp bridge, video bridge
agp bridge, video bridge, strange colors: James; This is a video card issue, either the processor is failing or the video ram on the card is failing. The other cause is the AGP bridge is failing on the mother board, but that is rare unless the fan if it has one on the video bridge chip is bad. ...

Monitor Problems: Monitor or video card?, factory defaults, reading web
factory defaults, reading web, menu buttons: If there are speakers next to the monitor move them away. The set the monitor back to defaults. If the problem persists try swapping out the monitor and see if the problem is solved. If the problem persists is is prob the video card, if it is solved then...

Monitor Problems: Monitor, video or motherboard problem, direct x 9c, samsung syncmaster
direct x 9c, samsung syncmaster, dxdiag: Sounds like it could be video, but the card is prob OK. First thing you should do is get the most up to date video drivers for your video card. Download them, but do not install. Uninstall the current driver along with any software for the video card. Reboot....

Monitor Problems: Monitor has white line, multiple monitors, word window
multiple monitors, word window, microsoft word: Try a lower resolution. If you have multiple monitors connected to your computer then it s because they are too close to each other. If your monitor has the option for degaussing then see if it makes any difference. I suggest you connect another monitor...

Monitor Problems: Monitor won't display higher resolution, rage pro turbo agp 2x, video card drivers
rage pro turbo agp 2x, video card drivers, joey joey: Joey, I honestly can t tell you without looking at the system myself. But I will give you some suggestions... 1) Download the latest video card drivers. 2) Try swapping the video card and monitor. (Not at the same time, however, if you want to know...

Monitor Problems: Monitor won't show any visual after Windows logo, samsung sync master, monitor samsung
samsung sync master, monitor samsung, vga mode: Go into the last good config again. Download the newest drivers for your video card. Got control panel and open device manager. Remove the monitor and your video card from the list (you may have to uninstall the video card software). Reboot your computer....

Monitor Problems: Monitor won't stay on, factory default, quick fixes
factory default, quick fixes, power adapter: Try using the buttons on the front of the monitor to enter the menu and set it to the factory default or reset. Make sure the power adapter is plugged into the monitor all the way. You can try blowing out the monitor but at only six months old, I would not...

Monitor Problems: Monitor wont turn on, 19 tft monitor, hanns g 19
19 tft monitor, hanns g 19, online retailers: Sounds like it is dead. If you purchased it in a retail store, sometimes you can get a receipt if you contact them. Everything they have is computerized and even if they can t give you a receipt they might exchange it. If you purchased it online - most online...

Monitor Problems: Monitor yellowing in corners, sony trinitron monitor, inch sony trinitron
sony trinitron monitor, inch sony trinitron, connector cable: If this is a CRT monitor (big bulky monitor) it may be interference. Try degausing (button should be on the front of the monitor or in the menu). Also try moving speakers away (if possible) from the monitor. If the connector cable for the monitor is removable...

Monitor Problems: Monitor, kds monitor, quivers
kds monitor, quivers, win 98: Make sure there isn t any magnetic field close to your monitor because that usually causes flickering. Also, check that everything is well connected and if it is then it might be a problem with your video card, you can reinstall your drivers. I also have to...

Monitor Problems: Monitors, sony gdm, athlon mobo
sony gdm, athlon mobo, ati radeon 9700: 1- Click on START and choose CONTROL PANEL. 2- Choose and click DISPLAY. 3- Choose SETTINGS on the Display s Interface and then ADVANCED. 4- On the Advance s Interface choose COLOR MANAGEMENT s tab. 5- On the Color Management s Interface click on ADD....

Monitor Problems: Monitors, video cards, jlo
video cards, jlo, monitors: JLo, Could you tell me a few names of the games you play on the 2nd one that makes it do this. Also, I need to know the video cards in both of the computers. Not really sure as to what the problem actually is right now, but it will be easier with the video...

Monitor Problems: Monitors for Tv, time david, cable television
time david, cable television, video card: Hi, I really don t know much about it but i m almost sure that you have to buy an special cable for the connection. When buying this cable tell the seller the kind of inputs and outputs your video card has. Sorry I can t help much. Best Regards,...

Monitor Problems: Monitors, magnetic devices, video card
magnetic devices, video card, monitors: David, I m sorry for the late reply, but my internet was down (darn ISPs). Are you sure your video card supports 1600x1200? You should check your video card manual that came with the PC. Also, Do you have any speakers/other magnetic devices close to...

Monitor Problems: I'm having flashes of blue on my new Hanns G 19" widescreen monitor., factory default settings, hanns g 19
factory default settings, hanns g 19, blue dots: First thing you should do is update your video drivers to the most current version. You can obtain these from the manufacturer s website. If it is an Nvidia or ATI card, get these from their website, not the manufacturer of the PC. To check the type of card...

Monitor Problems: moniter problem no signal, geforce 6600, surge suppressor
geforce 6600, surge suppressor, maxtor 160gb: Andrew; Odds are that you have a video card issue. The best way to test this is to try the monitor on some other system, a laptop or desktop. If the monitor works there, then the problem is the video card in this system. If you still have the same results,...

Monitor Problems: monitor, 256 colors, settings tab
256 colors, settings tab, windows xp home: Hi, 1. Right Click on desktop. 2. Go to properties. 3. Settings Tab. 4. Change your colors to 32 bit or 256 colors. 5. Click OK. 6. Restart your computer. If the problem is still present then I suggest you reinstall the drivers for your graphic...

Monitor Problems: monitor, motherboard problem, power connections
motherboard problem, power connections, video card: Hi, Check the power connections and make sure the socket works. Maybe your video card isn t pushed into the motherboard all the way, or maybe its went bad, or maybe your power supply has gone bad.. If you can, connect another monitor to your computer and...

Monitor Problems: monitor, dell dimension 2100, power supply fan
dell dimension 2100, power supply fan, dell dimension: Tom; The sound that you are hearing may be a system fan or power supply fan, that is failing, and shorting down the power supply in your system. This could cause the video card to send too weak of a signal set to the monitor, causing a loss of deflection,...

Monitor Problems: monitor, windows 98 2nd edition, system boots
windows 98 2nd edition, system boots, bios setup: John; This is a video card failure, I would recommend replacing the card. If the card is on-board to the motherboard, you should be able to disable it in the BIOS, at bootup, by holding down the Esc or Del key. This should open your BIOS setup data,...

Monitor Problems: monitor, tab settings, monitor tv
tab settings, monitor tv, gray scale: Right click the desktop and select properties . Go tot the last tab settings . You should see bother monitors. Click on the extended monitor. Make sure the color setting are not set to low, black and white or gray scale. Also click the advanced tab at...

Monitor Problems: monitor, high pitch, e machines
high pitch, e machines, emachine: I am sorry to say, but yes it looks like you will need a new monitor. Eventually it will pop and have an awful smell. You will want to buy a new monitor before then (check newegg.com). It may be under warranty from e machines, check with them before you buy...

Monitor Problems: monitor, thinkpad line, external case
thinkpad line, external case, video drivers: Try updating the video drivers for the thinkpad. They could be at one of two places. They might be listed at IBM s website, but most likely you have to go to: http://shop.lenovo.com/SEUILibrary/controller/e/web/LenovoPortal/en_US/special-offers.workflow:ShowPromo?LandingPage=/All/US/Portals/Products...

Monitor Problems: monitor, keyboard, batteries
keyboard, batteries: Check and make sure nothing is laying on top the keyboard. If your keyboard and mouse are USB, pull them out and plug them back in. If there is software for either the keyboard or mouse download the newest version. The problem is most likely a stuck key...

Monitor Problems: monitor, vent holes, canned air
vent holes, canned air, factory defaults: It would be a good idea to update the video driver for your video card. check the computer manufacturer s website to see if they have updated drivers. then check the manual for the new monitor and see what the native screen settings are. Set your display setting...

Monitor Problems: monitor go's black, card software, device manager
card software, device manager, safe mode: the list of files when you try to enter safe mode is normal. Safe mode also take a little longer to load. If you are patient and wait for it to load we can fix the problem. Also if when loading safe mode, if it hangs for a long period before finish loading...

Monitor Problems: monitor blakening out, 20 minuites, power options
20 minuites, power options, hibernation: Most likely hibernation or power options. use the buttons on the front of the monitor to navigate the menus and make sure there is not a power saving mode enabled. The go to the control panel in windows. Open power options. under the power schemes tab make...

Monitor Problems: monitor blank, power inverter, power source
power inverter, power source, unplugged: The power inverter inside needs to be repaired. There are places online that you can send it to (the inverter or the whole monitor). Most times shipping costs and repair costs make it more cost effective to replace the monitor. Check newegg.com for best price...

Monitor Problems: monitor broke, latly, graphic card
latly, graphic card, martha: Hi, I suggest you connect another monitor just to see if it is a problem with the monitor and not with the pc. I think it has to do with the pc. So before thinking about getting a new one, just check it out. If not, it might be a problem with the graphic...

Monitor Problems: monitor cable or tower, monitor cable, mintues
monitor cable, mintues, blank screen: Total tear down: -open the case and pull out the video card and memory chips. -make sure when you are doing theis you are not doing it on carpet - try to do it on a wood surface as static will kill all your components - and wear sneakers to minimize static....

Monitor Problems: monitor color, computer monitor repair, surge supressor
computer monitor repair, surge supressor, local power company: Rebecca; I suspect that the cause is related to the storm, if lightning struck within a couple of miles of your system, your monitor could have sustained damage to it s power supply. This type of failure can be very expensive, but from your symtoms,...

Monitor Problems: monitor diffrent brands, dvi to hdmi cable, sony monitor
dvi to hdmi cable, sony monitor, vga converter: If the sony monitor uses VGA then no adapters are needed. If it uses DVI (white plug) then you can purchase an adapter at newegg.com If the sony is a TV and your video card does have DVI out put you can use a DVI to HDMI cable. If It does not have DVI output...

Monitor Problems: monitor display problem, diamond fire gl, dell dimension xps
diamond fire gl, dell dimension xps, diamond fire gl 1000: It might be the resolution. Make sure you re running the right one for your monitor. I would say u need a new driver, go to control panel then click on system then device manager tab when list loads look for display adapters click the + to scroll open...

Monitor Problems: monitor display stretched, wide screen tvs, hp pavillion
wide screen tvs, hp pavillion, proper drivers: Anna; My first recommendation is to go to Sceptre s web site and down load the drivers for the monitor. The next issue is your display card, it is capable of many different resolutions, some by nature are not truly fair in their renderings due to the...

Monitor Problems: monitor flashing off randomly, computer monitor, sylvania
computer monitor, sylvania, martha: Hi, Maybe you installed a program that created a shortcut in your windows start folder and then removed the program making an error when the device is powered up. Anyways you might want to look in that folder and if you see a shortcut for a program that...

Monitor Problems: monitor "ghost?" stripes, power cord, video card
power cord, video card, step 3: Andy, First, try replacing the power cord of the monitor. Make sure you get a black cord. You wouldn t think that it would make any difference, but it does. If that doesn t work try the monitor on a different PC. Step #3 is to try the moire setting on...

Monitor Problems: monitor image is degrading, dell 1200hs, vent holes
dell 1200hs, vent holes, canned air: Most likely the monitor is going bad. You can try cleaning it. Purchase some canned air from a local office supply store and use the canned air to blow out the monitor by blowing the air through all the vent holes of the monitor. You can also try using the...

Monitor Problems: monitor image, philips monitor, mouse pointer
philips monitor, mouse pointer, radeon 9600: Well, it can probably be the resolution. Right click on desktop, go to properties, then setting and modify your resolution to the one indicated on the computer manual. Restart your pc and it should be ok by then. If you don t have the manual, then start by...

Monitor Problems: monitor issue, ups unit, battery time
ups unit, battery time, power strips: i would have to say you will need to bury it. It has gone to monitor heaven. CRT monitors give no warning most of the time they just go. Check newegg.com for best prices and selection on a new monitor. Also you may want to purchase a UPS. If there was irregular...

Monitor Problems: monitor issues?, direct x 9, vent holes
direct x 9, vent holes, game disk: Some quick fixes: Use the buttons on the front of the monitor to set it back to factory defaults-or reset. Update your video drivers from the emachines website - you may have to contact them, we have one here and i actually has to get the drivers from intel...

Monitor Problems: monitor issues, canned air, gateway desktop
canned air, gateway desktop, happy computer: Yes I m sorry to say but it sounds as if it is done for. Sometimes you can prolong the life by blowing them out with canned air (avail at an office supply store), but it sounds as if your monitor is beyond that. When you get a new one keep canned air on hand...

Monitor Problems: monitor jumping up and down, virus scanner, external speakers
virus scanner, external speakers, dell monitor: Try swapping out the monitor and see if the problem persists. If you have external speakers near the monitor try moving them further away. If the monitor has a degaus function (flat panels do not) try that also - it is in the monitors menu. If you try the...

Monitor Problems: monitor, keyboard, mouse trouble, windows xp aquarium, dell xps
windows xp aquarium, dell xps, memory chips: Open the computer and make sure the video card is all the way in its slot. Actually push it in. It may move just a hair - but that is enough to cause problems. Unplug the computer and leave it that way for about 1 day so it will discharge. then plug it back...

Monitor Problems: monitor lead for hard drive, mains socket, pin cable
mains socket, pin cable, vga cable: I would contact Dell, it should have come with one. If not it sounds as if you need a standard VGA cable. As long as the connector on the monitor and the one on the computer are both blue you can get one here: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16812108106...

Monitor Problems: monitor looses focus, crt glass, phosphor
crt glass, phosphor, electrons: Iris, Leaving a monitor on for a long period of time can cause the image to burn onto the screen. In your case, it made it fuzzy. This is caused by the phosphor inside the CRT glass getting too hot by all of the electrons flashing. That s about as technical...

Monitor Problems: monitor making beep sounds, geforce 2, lg studioworks
geforce 2, lg studioworks, videocard: Hi, Maybe the display adapter is not properly seated. Check your motherboard book for beep codes. They are usually in the last section of the book in an appendix. It might also be that a cable of the cpu has fallen into the fan, so check that out. ...

Monitor Problems: monitor with pink stripes, vent holes, horizontal stripes
vent holes, horizontal stripes, canned air: Most likely the monitor is going bad. You can try cleaning it. Purchase some canned air from a local office supply store and use the canned air to blow out the monitor by blowing the air through all the vent holes of the monitor. You can also try using the...

Monitor Problems: monitor prob, sleep mode, montior
sleep mode, montior, power options: this may be a hibernation problem. You can access this from control panel, power options. Here you can tell your computer when to put certain items to sleep. There is also a tab for hibernation. Try unchecking the hibernation box. Some sometimes hibernation...

Monitor Problems: monitor problem, gateway laptop, sluggishness
gateway laptop, sluggishness, best buy: Kate; The answers to your questions are yes and yes. I suspect that the problem with sluggishness is caused by a RAM problem, and the display issue with the person who worked on the laptop for you. I suspect that the technician did not get the connectors...

Monitor Problems: monitor problem, vent holes, plain appearance
vent holes, plain appearance, appearance and themes: First try updating the video driver. If it is a nvidia or ati card you can get the drivers from them, otherwise you need to go to the manufacturer s website. If you right click the desktop and choose properties, settings tab, advanced - you can check the...

Monitor Problems: is it monitor problem?, vent holes, canned air
vent holes, canned air, factory defaults: Try this: purchase some canned air from an office supply store Unplug the monitor and use the canned air to blow out all the vent holes of the monitor. leave the monitor unplugged for at least 1 day after that plug it back in and use the buttons on the...

Monitor Problems: monitor problem, microsoft updates, background screen
microsoft updates, background screen, office windows: You have just experienced a driver collision, remain calm, your system will soon be back to normal. Seriously Mariah; What you need to do, is go to the web site for your computer or mother board, and download new drivers for your system, video card...

Monitor Problems: monitor problem, hp computer, white strip
hp computer, white strip, factory defaults: You can try downloading and installing new video drivers for your video card. These are available at the manufacturer s website. You could also try setting the monitor back to the factory defaults. You can do this using the menu buttons on the front of the...

Monitor Problems: monitor problem, bios check, weird things
bios check, weird things, hard disk: Make sure the video card is seated into the motherboard correctly. If it has become unseated it will display weird things. Also try reseting the bios. Check the manual for you computer to see where the jumper is to perform this (usually near the battery)....

Monitor Problems: monitor problem, initial boot, factory defaults
initial boot, factory defaults, boot screen: Can you see the initial boot screen? If not open the pc and make sure the video card is nice and tight in its slot (unless you are using onboard video). Make sure the video cable is connected correctly to the monitor and to the video card itself. Reset...

Monitor Problems: monitor problem, toshiba a75, series laptop
toshiba a75, series laptop, boot screen: When you turn on the computer are you able to see the Toshiba boot screen? If so then we can fix it easily. If not your will need to contact Toshiba for repair of the monitor or video card. Be sure to get a quote before you have it repaired (if it is not...

Monitor Problems: monitor problem, settings tab, video card
settings tab, video card, laptop: It could be that the video card is defaulting back to the screen that is not working. The only way to fix it is to get it up on the external monitor, and bring up the display settings. Go to the settings tab. Choose the monitor that is the external and check...

Monitor Problems: monitor problem, sony vaio, authorized repair center
sony vaio, authorized repair center, periphery: It can be. You ll have to check Sony s site for an authorized repair center (you ll want someone who knows what they are doing). Make sure you get a quote before they repair it. Sometimes it is cheaper to buy a new one. Check newegg.com for best prices on...

Monitor Problems: monitor problem, canned air, menu buttons
canned air, menu buttons, office supply store: you can adjust this using the menu buttons on the front of the monitor. If it continues to happen or you can t adjust it you can try blowing out the monitor using some canned air ( you can get this at your local office supply store). If neither of these...

Monitor Problems: monitor problem, cables, martha
cables, martha: It might be that your cpu isn t starting correctly. It s definetely not a monitor problem. When starting your pc, try to start first the cpu and then the monitor. If that s not the problem then it must be one of the cables, though you say they seem to be well...

Monitor Problems: monitor problems, hardware conflict, computer boots
hardware conflict, computer boots, hardware config: Taylor, This usually means there is a hardware conflict somewhere in the video line. Try booting into safe mode by pressing F8 on startup. If that works, and the computer boots up and the monitor stays on, then you have a hardware config problem. Try...

Monitor Problems: monitor problems, monitor problems, prob
monitor problems, prob, tilt: Kim, I need more information to assist you; 1: What model is your Monitor? 2: What OS is your system, Macintosh or Windows? 3: How old is your monitor? 4: Does the tilt of the screen stay constant or does it change with time? Please reply, and I will...

Monitor Problems: monitor problems, amber light, dial up connection
amber light, dial up connection, dialer: You may have a dialer on ur computer. This is a program put on be a shady website or download that will keep trying to access the internet through a dial-up connection. It might call canada or any other country. So remove and phone line you may have connected...

Monitor Problems: monitor problems, monitor problems, factory defaults
monitor problems, factory defaults, hook up: Sounds like it might be a video card problem. Hook up either monitor and using the buttons on the front of the monitor set it to factory defaults (also if you are able to bring up this menu on both monitors most likely they are ok). Hopefully you get a half...

Monitor Problems: monitor problems, video card manufacturer, volunteer expert
video card manufacturer, volunteer expert, digital monitor: Dear Sylvia Try going to your video card manufacturer s website and downloading an updated drive (a program that tell your computer how to correctly interface with your video card, the part of your computer that produces graphics). If this doesn t fix your...

Monitor Problems: monitor all red, g4 mac, boot screens
g4 mac, boot screens, factory default: Try resetting all the setting back to factory default. You can do this using the buttons on the front of the monitor. After that do you see the boot screens for your pc or the mac normally? Or are they red? If this does not fix the problem and even the boot...

Monitor Problems: monitor resolution prob, question thanks, hd tv
question thanks, hd tv, resolution settings: If you enter the screen setting (you may need both the monitor and the HD connected - I assume your HDTV is using the DVI plug). Go her by right clicking the desktop and selecting properties. Now select the settings tab. You should see two monitors 1 and...

Monitor Problems: monitor resolution, left hand corner, select control
left hand corner, select control, left mouse: Hi, Click on Start in the lower left-hand corner of your computer screen. Select Settings, then select Control Panel. Select Display. Select Settings from the tabs at the top of the Display Properties box that appears. Your...

Monitor Problems: monitor runs on default only, dell optiplex gx60, virus protections
dell optiplex gx60, virus protections, hp website: Ted, I would suggest that you re-install the video driver, or download the most current from dell.com. I am assuming that you are using windows and know how to adjust your desktop settings. If you do not, then right click on your desktop, and select...

Monitor Problems: monitor screen gone white, vent holes, canned air
vent holes, canned air, factory defaults: Have you smelled any weird smells or heard any weird noises? Can you bring up the monitors menu using the buttons on the front of the front of the monitor? Have you tried the monitor on another computer? Quick solutions to try: - Purchase some canned...

Monitor Problems: monitor stopped working, nec accusync 70, light flashes
nec accusync 70, light flashes, video card: Hi, I think it must be a power supply problem. Check that all the cables are well connected and connect your computer directly to the socket if necessary. If the problem is still there, then connect your monitor to another computer and see what happens....

Monitor Problems: monitor stripes and computer crashes, vertical stripes, computer crashes
vertical stripes, computer crashes, memory manufacturers: The most likely cause of this issue is a Ram Error. I would expect that you have either incompatable memory installed in your machine, or mis-matched memory modules, or a memory module that is failing. The other likely cause is your hard drive may have excessive...

Monitor Problems: My monitor can't display 600x800 and 1280x1024 but can run 1024x768., video card driver, 1280x1024
video card driver, 1280x1024, resolutions: the display you mention may not be supported by your monitor. You can check the manufacturer s website to see the supported display modes. Also some monitors perform better with an actual driver from the manufacturer. Updating the video card driver never...

Monitor Problems: how to format hard drive, format hard drive, how to format the hard drive
format hard drive, how to format the hard drive, how to format hard drive: Hi, I think the instructions shown in this webpage will be enough for you to format your hard drive: http://www.experts-exchange.com/Storage/Q_20638730.html or http://freepctech.com/pc/001/002.shtml Yes, you need to reinstall the OS after formatting...

Monitor Problems: monitor turning off, direct x 9, pool memory
direct x 9, pool memory, game portal: Go to Nvidia s website and download the most current drivers for you card. Do not install them. Right click my computer and choose manage. Expand device manager, then expand video adapters. Right click your card and choose remove/uninstall. Reboot the computer....

Monitor Problems: monitor or video card fault, refreshed images, inno3d fx5500
refreshed images, inno3d fx5500, mb cache: Hi, What i thik you should do is to change to a lower resolution, as yours is very high. Also, your computer might not be the right one for running games. Some overheat because of this. If changing the resolution doesn t help, then i suggest you reinstall...

Monitor Problems: monitor/video card problem- can't determine, vent holes, drive cables
vent holes, drive cables, memory chips: If the monitor light is orange or yellow, so far so good. Turn off the computer. Open the case and remove the video card, blow it off with some canned air (purchase from an office supply store - get at least 2 cans). Put the video card back in - make sure...