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Resolution bad when starting computer

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by MARCUSO, Oct 5, 2003.

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    MARCUSO Thread Starter

    Oct 5, 2003
    I am new to this forum, My name is Marcuso.

    I have been having problems with my computer.

    The problem exists when I turn off the system for more than a couple of hours. My resolution goes haywire, I try to fix it by going into the settings, Does not help. I was told that the problem could be my monitor, but I turned it off for the day, and it fires up fine. I reboot several times, then it fixes itself. Could it be a graphics card problem? It also shows tracks of wheere my mouse has been.
    No one I have talked to has been able to help me, Perhaps someone here has heard of this phenomena. LOL

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  2. kiwiguy


    Aug 17, 2003
    Update your video graphics chipset drivers.

    They should be with your CDs that came with the PC, or get a later set from the web page of the (video card / motherboard chipset) maker.

    At this stage I would suspect a corrupt driver, however if its a graphics card (as opposed to a motherboard chipset, for on-board video) then reseat the card in the slot.
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