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Other => FAQ solutions database => Hardware => Topic started by: Hopester Doofus on December 05, 2005, 08:36:50 PM

Title: Monitor Display Distorted
Post by: Hopester Doofus on December 05, 2005, 08:36:50 PM

My monitor just recently started to display a distorted/hazy/faint/dull/blurry/wavy picture. And/or there are faint lines running through the picture.

(or several variations of the above, all having to do with poor monitor display).


In many cases, especially when the monitor display becomes fuzzy or one color channel becomes too dominant, a failing monitor is to blame and it likely will need to be replaced. However, the following steps are recommended before making the decision to purchase a new display:

If all above methods have failed and the monitor continues to show a distorted/hazy/faint/dull/blurry/wavy picture the unit will have to be replaced. Contact the manufacturer for warranty if possible.

For additional information and related issues, click on the following links:

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