Vertical lines on Monitor-Display Error

By Harry_Beast
Oct 16, 2006
  1. My guess is the Video card is semi-pooched!!It is a 6 year old GeForce V6600.
    My computer is a P3 667.What would a good replacement card of at least equal or better performance be?
  2. Rik

    Rik Banned Posts: 3,814

    It could be the monitor that is at fault if its as old as your pc!!!!
  3. Harry_Beast

    Harry_Beast TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 66

    I did an autopsy on the system--It was real dusty--vidcard fan just caked-cleaned it started up comp--Sniff tested---That distinct odor of melting plastic wire insulation!!!
    However the Vertical lines are gone .The display is fine for internet surfing---but will not run games!!!
    Conclusion---new card
Topic Status:
Not open for further replies.

Similar Topics

Create an account or login to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment
TechSpot Members
Login or sign up for free,
it takes about 30 seconds.
You may also...

Get complete access to the TechSpot community. Join thousands of technology enthusiasts that contribute and share knowledge in our forum. Get a private inbox, upload your own photo gallery and more.