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Windows 7: Window 7 Professional blinking twice at login and again once login


25 Jan 2013   #1

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 
Window 7 Professional blinking twice at login and again once after

There's nothing wrong with my computer that I know of, just noticing these black flashes for some time now and thought I would finally seek information on why this could be happening. It happens everytime I turn on my computer, two black screen flashes at the login screen and another black flash in the main menu screen right after logging in. Any ideas?

Thanks

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2x flash at the login screen
1x flash at main menu screen

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25 Jan 2013   #2

Desk1 8 Pro / Desk2 7 Home Prem / Laptop 8.1 Pro all 64bit
 
 

Hello and welcome FC mate a start would be to do a sfc /scannow to check the filing system

SFC /SCANNOW Command - System File Checker
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25 Jan 2013   #3

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by friedchickens View Post
There's nothing wrong with my computer that I know of, just noticing these black flashes for some time now and thought I would finally seek information on why this could be happening. It happens everytime I turn on my computer, two black screen flashes at the login screen and another black flash in the main menu screen right after logging in. Any ideas?

Thanks

p.s.
2x flash at the login screen
1x flash at main menu screen
First of all, I agree with you that nothing is wrong with the computer, at least not regarding this issue. The reason may be your monitor is performing a screen refresh for some reason; strictly speculation.

HTH
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25 Jan 2013   #4

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 Bit
 
 

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First of all, I agree with you that nothing is wrong with the computer, at least not regarding this issue. The reason may be your monitor is performing a screen refresh for some reason; strictly speculation.

HTH[/QUOTE]


I've had this same issue. My graphics card driver/utility was performing a Auto configeration everytime i Rebooted/powered on my machine.

try updating your graphics card driver.

Report back.
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25 Jan 2013   #5

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

You're correct braddersz, I updated the latest driver and it stopped doing that. But, just as I was writing this post it did another screen refresh Sir George was talking about. Probably just getting used to the new driver, thanks it worked.
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25 Jan 2013   #6

Desk1 8 Pro / Desk2 7 Home Prem / Laptop 8.1 Pro all 64bit
 
 

Hum glad it's fixed then never gave the monitor a thought but am a tad confused as to why the monitor should start doing that - unless it was a new one?? so why should it is it on the blink?
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26 Jan 2013   #7

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 Bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by friedchickens View Post
You're correct braddersz, I updated the latest driver and it stopped doing that. But, just as I was writing this post it did another screen refresh Sir George was talking about. Probably just getting used to the new driver, thanks it worked.


Glad It help.
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