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blue monitor ???

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

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  1. rtandon

    rtandon Thread Starter

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    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......

    thanks

    ruchir
     
  2. ETS

    ETS

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    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

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