Screen Flickering

  davidsign 17:00 01 Mar 03
Locked

I am having a problem with screen flickering on mky Monitor.

I have got a Radeon 9700 Graphics card and Windows XP Home Edition, and my settings are on 800 x 600 (32 colours).

I have since installed a driver update and still the screen flickers.

Does anybody know what causes this problem and a possible solution.

  Djohn 17:02 01 Mar 03

What have you got your refresh rate set at?

  Wes Tam ;-) 17:34 01 Mar 03

If your refresh rates are OK, I find that my screen flickers if I turn the PC on before the monitor .

  Piggy,Piggy 17:37 01 Mar 03

I know tis isn't really related, but if youve got a Radeon 9700 you are able for much higher settings, anything up to and above 1,600x2,400 (32-BIT colour)

  Djohn 17:49 01 Mar 03

Piggy,Piggy, even though the card is capable of a high refresh rate, the monitor may not be, and setting too high a rate on the card may damage the monitor. J.

  Bluescreen 18:05 01 Mar 03

Make sure you are not near any magnetic fields generated by a electric motor. My monitor flickers when my wife puts the tumble drier on which is down stairs!Only in the left hand corner tho.

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Hands-on: Acer Predator Triton 700 review

D&AD Awards 2017: see the best design, advertising, illustration, animation and VR of the past year

How to lose weight with an Apple Watch