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Distorted sreen when full size images and games.

When I am in a game, (so far just the ones that came already installed) or I'm looking through pictures from the hard drive, (not internet) the images distort. Showing nothing but black and white lines. there have been zero physical changes made... this laptop is as was when purchased. what can this be?

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If video for everything else looks ok, it might just be a driver issue... hopefully, you have Nvidia graphics as they are the easiest to find drivers for, you can go to their web site and basically have them scan your machine for the correct one.

for non Nvidia, i would just make sure you're current with your windows updates, usually they will patch your system with relevant drivers.

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