weird dispaly problem. need some help PLEASE!!!

By tiltmode
Nov 8, 2005
  1. ok i turned my comp on and i noticed some icons had a black background around them and some places where text was supposed to be was replaced by a black bar an lots of things have have a black border around them and even whole windows when they pop up are black. I pulled out my video card and the fan isnt working... could over heating be the problem? any feedback would help.
  2. personaljesus

    personaljesus TS Rookie

    What kind of video card are you could just be a driver problem
  3. tiltmode

    tiltmode TS Rookie Topic Starter

    im running a GeForce FX 5500. i forgot to add that this happened after i updated windows. im running Windows XP x64
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