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Laptop Screen split 4 way

I was watching a movie when my screen turned off, and my computer stopped responding. So I turned it off with the power button.

Now when I boot it up, my screen has been divided up into 4, and each 1/4 shows the same thing. This happens as soon as I turn my computer on. I can't boot windows normally because I think the graphics drivers gives an error. If I uninstall the driver in safe mode, then I can boot windows normally.

Things I've tried:
Uninstalling, reinstalling, and updating display adapter.
System Restore.
Checked for loose cables behind screen.

Any help would be much appreciated.

*Just as I was typing this, I decided to check to see if it still had the problem but now it's working fine..... but I would still like to know if anyone knew what happened

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  • jermin2 Feb 11, 2009

    Thanks for the reply. Problem is that the graphics card is near impossible to replace. (this IS a laptop)

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It's probably time to replace the graphics card. There probably was an error that stayed because it was not fixed and the computer shut off.

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