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Windows 7: Weird red line on the left side of the desktop

16 Aug 2015   #1

Windows XP SP2 32bit
Weird red line on the left side of the desktop

Okay, my friend told me she has red line on the left side of the screen. First i thought its due to monitor problem but then she sent me screenshot and then i saw the line is behind the icons :S.
It is only on the background but on any wallpaper i change...

Anyone knows how do i get rid of this one?

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16 Aug 2015   #2

Windows 10 x64

Q: Is it a broken monitor? Or a broken computer? You need to find out. Try this monitor on another computer.
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16 Aug 2015   #3

Windows XP SP2 32bit

Well its my friends pc, and she dont have another one to try. Can it be due to the monitor because it's only showing on the background wallpaper and it's behind icons?...
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16 Aug 2015   #4

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1

if it's the monitor, would not the issue be present always, i.e. always visible regardless of what is displayed/running?
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16 Aug 2015   #5

Windows XP SP2 32bit

It's not always visible - example when the window is opened and put on that place the line is behind the window...
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 Weird red line on the left side of the desktop

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