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Windows 7: Lightning storm troubles

01 Aug 2013   #11
Starchaser02

Windows 7 32bit
 
 

Dang i guess i'm out of luck i can't get the colors display right red won't show and most of it looks washed out. I gotta save up for a new video card then. Thanks for the help.


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01 Aug 2013   #12
DocBrown

Win7 Enterprise, Win7 x86 (Ult 7600), Win7 x64 Ult 7600, TechNet RTM on AMD x64 (2.8Ghz)
 
 

Probably the best you can do is try a cheap used PCI-e video card in the slot I have circled


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01 Aug 2013   #13
Starchaser02

Windows 7 32bit
 
 

Can anyone give me a link to a cheap one that i could buy?
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01 Aug 2013   #14
DocBrown

Win7 Enterprise, Win7 x86 (Ult 7600), Win7 x64 Ult 7600, TechNet RTM on AMD x64 (2.8Ghz)
 
 

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01 Aug 2013   #15
Starchaser02

Windows 7 32bit
 
 

Thanks alot i feel a bit better since i can fix it hopefully thank you all for the help
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02 Aug 2013   #16
kbrady1979

Windows 7 Professional 64bit SP1
 
 

Do you have anything besides VGA for a connection? Possibly DVI? If so, borrow a DVI cable and try that.
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02 Aug 2013   #17
DavidE

Multi-Boot W7_Pro_x64 W8.1_Pro_x64 W10_Pro_x64
 
 

I also think it's most likely the IGP got fried and needs a replacement.
If it was me I'd test the monitor on another PC, and/or test a different monitor on this PC.
It'd be a bummer to buy a GPU and then find out it's a monitor problem...
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