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Windows 7: Random Horizontal Lines On Laptop

15 Feb 2012   #1

South Carolina
Random Horizontal Lines On Laptop

For the past day random lines have been appearing on my desktop. The following picture is not my laptop but I found this image and its the same thing that happens on my computer.

The lines appear in different spots each time and will stay for a short amount of time. If somebody could help me find out whats wrong with my laptop it'd be much appreciated, cheers!

Laptop INFO:

-Operating System: Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit (6.1, Build 7601)
-System Model: HP 2000 Notebook PC
-BIOS: InsydeH2O Version CCB.03.61.11F.34
-Processor: AMD E-450 APU with Raedon(tm) Graphics (2 CPUs), ~1.6Hz
-Memory: 4096MB RAM
-Driver Model: WDDM 1.1
-Current Display Mode: 1336 x 768 (32 bit) (60 Hz)
-Chip Type: ATI display adapter (0x9806)
-DAC Type: Internal DAC(400MHz)
-Name: AMD Radeon HD 6320 Graphics
-Motherboard: Hewlett-Packard 3577
-HDD: InsydeH2O Version CCB.03.61.11F.34
-Driver Version: 8.861.1.2000
-Driver Date: 7/5/2011

If you need any additional info to help me with this problem just say so, cheers!

My System SpecsSystem Spec
15 Feb 2012   #2
Fred Garvin


It sounds like a bad LCD panel, video cable or the connection. Power on the computer and keep tapping the F8 key then select Safe Mode with Networking. See if the problem appears on screen. You can also choose Low Resolution VGA mode (or something like that) from the F8 menu. That will help determine whether it's hardware or software related.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
16 Feb 2012   #3

Windows 8 Pro

Try to reinstall your graphics driver and check your screen at different resolutions in safe as well as normal mode.Also try changing the themes and check if random lines still appear.If the lines still appear randomly then its a sign of LCD screen going bad.
My System SpecsSystem Spec


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