shaky/jittery screen on start up

  greenboy 12:51 25 Nov 2003

i have a 3 months old e machine from Dixons.On start up the screen is what can only be described as jittery or moving ,this clears after approx 10 minutes.Has anyone else experienced this?Is it normal?Or is this a call to Dixons,re a checkover under warranty.

  johnnyrocker 13:06 25 Nov 2003

warranty check advised looks like slow warming capacitors in either power supply or line output stage


  Inky 13:11 25 Nov 2003

Make sure your speakers are not too close to the monitor as the magnets sometimes affect the display.

  Djohn 13:16 25 Nov 2003

Agree with johnnyrocker! Inky's advice is correct, but the shaking of display would be present all the time, not just in warm up, if this was the cause. j.

  johnnyrocker 13:25 25 Nov 2003



  greenboy 18:50 25 Nov 2003

Thanks all who replied sounds like the capacitor warm up theory and a call to Dixons.

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