grey lines

  spriest 13:39 19 Feb 2003
Locked

i have quite a few grey lines on my monitor,could it be my monitor is on its way out, it's over 3 years old

  MAJ 13:49 19 Feb 2003

It's one possibility, spriest. Have you checked the monitor's cables, or updated your graphics card's drivers, lately? Also check that the graphics card is seated properly in it's slot.

  MAJ 13:52 19 Feb 2003

the easiest way to test if it's the monitor is to try it on another computer.

  spriest 14:31 19 Feb 2003

thanks for your response. my graphics card is also over 3 years and i am thinking of buying a new one,my monitor clicks a lot when i reboot and i often pull out the cable at the back of monitor and put back in and its okay for a while, i don't have another monitor to try.

  spriest 23:58 20 Feb 2003

iv'e bought a new monitor cable and a graphics card and the monitor is fine now, thank's for you help

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Elsewhere on IDG sites

Best Black Friday Deals 2017

How modern book design was influenced by illustrated manuscripts

Best Black Friday Apple Deals 2017

Les meilleurs logiciels de montage vidéo gratuits (en 2017)