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MSI GT73VRT NVIDIA GeForce 1080 Graphics Card Malfunctioning

Discussion in 'Hardware' started by yayuhz, Oct 27, 2017.

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  1. yayuhz

    yayuhz Thread Starter

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    Hello all, I'm looking for a bit of insight from anyone here who might've seen this problem before or knows what is up. I've tried uninstalling and reinstalling the drivers, restarting, etc. When I disable the 1080 in the laptop, the problem ceases. I just bought this laptop 3 weeks ago from Amazon, so I'm trying to figure out if this is a simple fix or do I need to get a refund.

    Text disappears at random on the screen, there are random colors stretched across the screen from a lot of images/colors and in game there are black lines flying around the screen stemming from character models/textures in game. I don't have a second monitor ATM to try.

    Here are some images of what happens.

    https://imgur.com/a/m2NTz
     
  2. lynx1021

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    Are you on discrete GPU mode or UMA GPU mode? discrete GPU is the gtx1080. Are you in ECO Mode?
     
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