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blue monitor ???

Discussion in 'Hardware' started by rtandon, Dec 20, 2001.

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  1. rtandon

    rtandon Thread Starter

    Dec 20, 2001
    hi folks

    umm weird but true...

    left my monitor and computer for that matter alone for a while and they misbehaved as usual. when i got back my monitor was showing a blue tint and had white lines running horizontally. i havent touched the settings in ages. did restart the computer before this happened then left.
    its a Sony Multiscan 15sf Trinitron about 5-6 years old no problems ever before. Not the video card (Voodoo3 3000)....i am clueless??? can u help......


  2. ETS


    Oct 13, 1999
    Could be a problem with one of the monitor's color amplifyer circuits or a bad cable. You might try swapping the monitor from another system to see if that fixes it.
  3. SavvyLady


    Oct 14, 2001
    it may have got to warm also... clean the area around your fan for better ventilation
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