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Monitor Colour


swanny2

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When i turned my Pc on this Morning ,my Monitor colour had Changed too a Pinky Colour,ive havent altered nothing.
Anyone any Ideas Please/ Its a 17 inch Goodmans Flat Screen.
Thanks

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johndrew

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It could be the monitor but you could also consider the lead, graphics drivers and graphics card(s).

You could also try a different monitor as this may confirm the monitor itself.

If the problem is still present or a monitor is not available, I suggest you try a different lead first and see if this clears it. If this fails try uninstalling/reinstalling the driver for your graphics card (you could do this by rolling back the driver click here - for XP audio but similar for Vista/W7 graphics - and then reinstalling). If this fails try removing reseating the graphics card(s) click here.

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swanny2

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Thanks for the quick replys, in the last 15 mins it seems too have gone back too Normal,i didnt do anything tho.
cheers

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johndrew

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Sounds odd. Could be a 'dry joint' or similar in the monitor.

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D@ve

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I've seen this happen several times - in all instances it was fixed by moving the VGA cable around.

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swanny2

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Thanks all ye i moved the cable and all is ok now.
Cheers :O)

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