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Windows 7: Strange Graphical Glitches

03 Nov 2009   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium 32 bit.
Strange Graphical Glitches

I'm running an 8800GT with the latest drivers on a Samsung Synchmaster 2233 21.5" monitor. I'm getting weird screen problems like this:


This is a "smear effect". If I scroll the window or move it around, these stay in place. Seems particularly bad in MDI applications like mIRC. The vanish when the screen refreshes.

And this:


I honestly don't know what 's causing it, but it's very annoying.

My System SpecsSystem Spec
03 Nov 2009   #2

7600.20510 x86

"Weird screen problems" usually = blown capacitors on video card. - Badcaps Home - How To Identify

They are easily replaced. Get low or ultra low esr type if you try. Match ratings to original spec as best as possible.

Ensure latest video driver is in use too.

My System SpecsSystem Spec
03 Nov 2009   #3

Windows 7 Home Premium 32 bit.

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by torrentg View Post
"Weird screen problems" usually = blown capacitors. - Badcaps Home

They are easily replaced. Get low esr type if you try.
They should be coming through now.
My System SpecsSystem Spec


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