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I believe it is a graphics/video driver problem, but I'm not sure.

By MonaLisa
Dec 27, 2006
  1. I'm not familiar with these chat rooms/ bullentin but I figured I would give it a try. I hope everyone had an enjoyable holiday.

    I just experience a major problem with my computer tonight, I believe it is a graphics/video driver problem, but I'm not sure. I had lines in my computer for a while and tonight out of the blue, my screen turned white with multiple lines and then totally black. I tried to restart my computer, but when it rebooted from the Windows screen, the black display reappeared. What should I do? What could be the problem HELP!!!


    MonaLisa
     
  2. Rik

    Rik Banned Posts: 4,985

    Symptoms like that usually mean it's the card itself that is having problems rather than the driver.

    If it's an old card then it will probably need replacing.
     
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