Green Horizontal Lines on PC Monitor

  predation 16:59 19 Oct 2014
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I have a Philips 234CL monitor with a GeForce GT 440 GPU. Ever since last week, at a refresh rate of 60 Hz, the monitor shows a bar of faint green lines that are somewhat spaced out, running across the upper part of the screen; the bar ends abruptly somewhere on the left part of the screen. They're also present when Windows boots up and when I disable the display adapter. At a refresh rate of 50 Hz, however, they're almost unnoticeable. Is this a problem with the monitor or something else?

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 17:47 19 Oct 2014

Anything here

  predation 18:01 19 Oct 2014

Nope.

  spuds 18:12 19 Oct 2014

A few suggestion on Google. Is this link any help click here

  predation 18:28 19 Oct 2014

I tried everything there; it still doesn't work. As I said, the problem is not with the drive, since the lines are still present when I uninstalled the display adapter.

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 18:36 19 Oct 2014

Try check cable is fully pushed home or another cable

  rdave13 18:39 19 Oct 2014

Try another monitor or TV even. Try a different cable.

Usually when you uninstall the GPU you get the Windows generic driver and if that shows the lines it would indicate a monitor problem to me.

  bumpkin 19:20 19 Oct 2014

Bad cable or bad connection between cable and socket or socket to board.

  predation 23:53 26 Oct 2014

Changing the cable didn't work either.

  BRYNIT 08:08 27 Oct 2014

To find out if the problem is with the monitor try it on another computer.

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