Display problem after upgrading to new computer

By joecanada ยท 4 replies
Jul 6, 2007
  1. Greetings all, I am a new user here. I recently upgraded to a P4 3 Ghz machine using the same LCD Samsung I had on my old computer. Since I don't game I'm using the integrated Intel graphics card. My display now has vertical bands of softness intermittently across it. I've intalled all the required drivers etc. Would this be a graphics card problem, software, any ideas ?
  2. kpo6969

    kpo6969 TS Maniac Posts: 710

    You don't have a graphics card since your using integrated. Try re-booting several times to see if it improves. Sometimes when you change a CPU it could take a couple re-starts till everything is recoginized.
  3. joecanada

    joecanada TS Rookie Topic Starter

    Thanks KPO but this is two weeks old now ...I've re-booted several times .... I was waiting to see if what you're suggesting would happen but no luck ....
  4. joecanada

    joecanada TS Rookie Topic Starter

    If the integrated's the problem then installing a new graphics card would solve the problem, no ?
  5. nickc

    nickc TechSpot Paladin Posts: 923   +11

    also reinstall the motherboard drivers.
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