Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.

Windows 7: Green flecks appearing after update?

12 Oct 2013   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
Green flecks appearing after update?

Hi there,

Recently updated my laptop and following the restart green flecks have appeared littered across the screen, which are not there where the laptop is switched off - I have attached a photo which should give you some visual reference.

I've tried restoring the system back one update, as before it the laptop functioned fine. Not quite sure what's best to do from here, any help is appreciated.


Attached Thumbnails
Green flecks appearing after update?-image.jpg  
My System SpecsSystem Spec
12 Oct 2013   #2

Windows 7 Home Premium x64

And now they're gone.. craziness! Something to do with the graphics chip, perhaps?
My System SpecsSystem Spec

 Green flecks appearing after update?

Thread Tools

Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Green Check marks appearing on desktop icons, what causes this?
I've been running windows 7 for quite awhile. A couple days ago suddenly some of the icons on my desktop have green checkmarks. I've tried to research it and saw info about backups with norton 360 and I went in and disabled the overlay but these check marks don't look like the ones in screen...
Performance & Maintenance
Update for MSE keeps appearing (KB2310138)
I keep seeing this update. I installed it twice already. It will install with no errors. A couple days later it will show up again saying that I need it. Maybe it's new virus definitions but Microsoft uses the same KB number?
Windows Updates & Activation
Ati Radeon HD 4650 Driver Update Green Screen
Hello dear seven forum users I have a problem with my ati hd 4650 When i update my GPU i get an green screen in my youtube videos and local videos I try disabling the hardware accelaration in youtube but still playing videos localy green screen appears Any assistance would be appreciated. ...
Graphic Cards
Computer randomly turns off with green blinking green light on power
So today I was just watching a YouTube video, not gaming, not doing anything too intensive. Suddenly my computer shuts off with the power button blinking green. No BSOD, just powered off and won't turn back on. I tried unplugging the power cable and holding down the power button for 30 secs with no...
Hardware & Devices
Same Update (KB2467175) Keeps Appearing
I have successfully installed the same update KB2467175 at least five times and it continues to appear as an important update that should be downloaded and installed. What's up with this?
Windows Updates & Activation

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:04.
Twitter Facebook Google+