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Windows 7: Red/Pink tint in the wallpaper background


09 Sep 2012   #1

Windows 7 64 version
 
 
Red/Pink tint in the wallpaper background

I am still having problem with LCD screen 2010i monitor there are red and pink tint in the background wallpaper.

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10 Sep 2012   #2

Windows 7 Professional x64 SP1
 
 

Either your VGA cable is shorting out or not properly connected. Try to remove and reconnect your VGA cable and see if it fixes the red tint. If not, try another VGA cable. Also if you are using DVI to VGA adapter, try to use another one. If that still does fix the red and pink tint, your GPU is going to retire soon. I used to have this problem with my computer before. I just replaced the VGA cable plus the DVI to VGA adapter and the red and pink tint were gone and never came back.
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10 Sep 2012   #3

Windows 8.1 Pro RTM x64
 
 

In addition to the above, check the colour temperature setting on the monitor. A warm setting increases the red content, whereas a cold one increases the blue. For best results, I suggest the normal setting or, if available, sRGB. In addition, if not using the native resolution of the monitor, adjust your graphics settings so that you are.
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10 Sep 2012   #4

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit SP1
 
 

Same thing happened to me earlier this week when I finally got my 19 inch.
I thought it was the screen, accidentally touched my VGA cable and it fixed it.
I was really glad so, try that out! (:
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23 Oct 2012   #5

Windows 7 64 version
 
 

I try different cable DVI and VGA it's not working. Here is the picture of main menu red shadown in the background.


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24 Oct 2012   #6

Windows 7 Professional x64 SP1
 
 

How about using another monitor. Does the issue still happen?
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24 Oct 2012   #7

Windows 7 64 version
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by theveterans View Post
How about using another monitor. Does the issue still happen?
I have try another monitor it's working fine. I connect the monitor on my cousin dekstop it's still give me issue when I turn on the monito black background turn reddish and light blue them turn pink.
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25 Oct 2012   #8

Windows 7 Professional x64 SP1
 
 

Sounds like your monitor is dying, but still try to borrow a monitor and test it on your computer before you think of replacing your monitor.
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25 Oct 2012   #9
Microsoft MVP

Windows 8.1 Pro with Media Center 64 bit
 
 

If you haven't already I would go into the monitor settings and reset them all to defaults. If that doesn't fix it I'd return it or replace it.
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25 Oct 2012   #10

Windows 7 64 version
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by alphanumeric View Post
If you haven't already I would go into the monitor settings and reset them all to defaults. If that doesn't fix it I'd return it or replace it.

I bought my monitor a year ago from Best Buy. I might buy me another monitor end of year out.

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