Issue with netbook displaying images/logos and graphics

  aca 18:52 02 Mar 13
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My daughter has an HP Mini 210 with Windows 7 Starter. Having the following problems:

In browsers- IE & FF most graphics/pics wont show.For example google is just text. In windows dialogue boxes/windows lack graphics/colours In Publisher logo/pic will only display properly in print preview (no fill colour)

I have tried: Disabling McAfee firewall/anti-virus Changing screen resolution Updated graphics driver

Very frustrating! Thanks in advance for advice.

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 19:06 02 Mar 13

open IE then go to Tools>Internet Options>Advanced Tab> Click 'Reset'

This should rest the default settings in IE and may help with the others.

  aca 19:13 02 Mar 13

Thanks, tried and still the same. Seems strange that it is happening on windows as well as browsers.

  woodchip 19:19 02 Mar 13

This sounds like it may be some kind of power saving feature, I ham using a Samsung nc10 Netbook to write this post and get all colours. Only thing it lacks is with it being a 10ins wide screen some software will not work right as it cuts off the bottom of the Program Page that's been loaded

  woodchip 19:20 02 Mar 13

am not ham

  aca 19:21 02 Mar 13

ok thanks will have a look at that.

  aca 19:23 02 Mar 13

put on "performance plan" ie full power usage and no change

  woodchip 19:27 02 Mar 13

Is just in the Browser that you are getting the Problem and what Browser are you using

  woodchip 19:29 02 Mar 13

In FF or IE make sure it is set to show Pictures in Options for Browser

  aca 19:49 02 Mar 13

Y both set to show pics.

  Woolwell 20:16 02 Mar 13

Has the netbook ever shown graphics correctly?

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