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Windows 7: Whats with my monitor going in and out?

09 Mar 2010   #1
Josh7

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 
Whats with my monitor going in and out?

At least once a day my monitor goes out like "Flashes" for a quick sec...

Whys it do this how do i fix it?


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09 Mar 2010   #2
seekermeister

W7x64 Pro, SuSe 12.1/** W7 x64 Pro, XP MCE
 
 

The amount of information that you give is not enough to be able to understand exactly what is happening. It could be as simple as a bad connection or cable, or a vidieo card or monitor on it's last legs. Start by checking the connection, by moving the cable around while running, to see if you can get it to "flash". If so, check the connection or replace the cable.

If not, you must determine if the video card or the monitor is the problem. I don't know of any way to do that, except by swapping out either video cards, or monitors, if you have acess to a spare.
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09 Mar 2010   #3
Frostmourne

Windows 7 Ultimate x86-64
 
 

Try a different input on the card - VGA - D-Sub - HDMI etc.
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10 Mar 2010   #4
Lordbob75

Windows 7 Ultimate x64, Mint 9
 
 

In a rough order to try:
*Wiggle cable
*Different Video Port (if you have them)
*New Cable (If you have a spare, don't go buy one)
*New Monitor (If you have a spare, don't go buy one)
*New Graphics Drivers
*Different Graphics Card (If you have a spare, don't go buy one)

Let us know what happens.

~Lordbob
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