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Screen turns blank on start up for a second of two...

By aznmagic2015
Feb 5, 2006
  1. Every since I installed my Radeon 9250, on startup after about a min or so, the screen turns black like it would when you change display settings (ie. resolution, refresh rate etc.). What can I do to stop this?
     
  2. seanp789

    seanp789 TS Enthusiast Posts: 111

    It may be blanking out like its changing resolutions because it is in fact doing just that. Are you using a DVI to analog converter on the back of your video card? because thats just what it does.
     
  3. aznmagic2015

    aznmagic2015 TS Rookie Topic Starter

    No, no converters. Just monitor. The resolution looks the same though before and after.
     
  4. CrossFire851

    CrossFire851 TS Rookie Posts: 766

    Or it could be loading the proper driver.
     
  5. aznmagic2015

    aznmagic2015 TS Rookie Topic Starter

    Does it help if i say it's after I click my account and all the system tray stuff loads up that the screen does the blank for 1-2 secs thing.
     
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