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something on my screen???won't go away

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by juloftx, Nov 24, 2010.

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  1. juloftx

    juloftx Thread Starter

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    I have a problem with a blue box, 2" X 4" on my screen that will not go away...! It's there on my desk top & when I'm in email, or surffin'...!
    It says Brightness, at top, than at bottom it says exit & contrast. I can't click on this. When I mouse over it the arrow just goes behind it...? Help...!
    HOW DO I GET RID OF THIS..? It makes it hard to see stuff on web sites..? I have rebooted, called on friends who know way more than me....!!!!!!
    I have done many scans, (spy-bot, malwarebytes, housecall) but says nothing found...!???????
     
  2. flavallee

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    When you restart your computer, does it appear on the screen again?

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  3. juloftx

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    Yes...it is always there
     
  4. flavallee

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    You replied back too quick. Re-read post #2.

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  5. juloftx

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    how do I copy & paste it here..? Never did that before..?
     
  6. gfne

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    Seems like your monitors settings menu has been activated. Turn your monitor off and back on (or just unplug it and plug it back in.)
     
  7. juloftx

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    OH Man....thanks. It's gone. That has bugged me all day. You are great..
     
  8. juloftx

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    also Happy Turkey day
     
  9. flavallee

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    I should've asked you if you had turned the monitor off and back on. Disregard my previous instructions.

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