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The computer has lost all the red color and others

I have a gateway gt5220 and the monitor has lost a lot of it's color, no reds at all, had the monitor tested and it was good, said it may be the video card, how do i know and how do i replace it

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  • danmurphy334 May 14, 2009

    I HOOKED THE MONITOR UP TO ANOTHER COMPUTER AND ALL THE COLOR WAS THERE. NOW I NEED TO KNOW HOW TO CHANGE OUT THE VIDEO CARD. HAD SOMEONE GIVE ME ONE THAT THEY THOUGHT WOULD WORK

  • mowjones May 11, 2010

    i have same problem.. also tried another pci express video card .. no luck , it doesn't reconize the pci express slot.... 1st and last gateway for me

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Hook up another known good monitor to the video card and if it still has problems with red then you know the video card is bad and needs to be replaced.

If the known good monitor still works after being hooked up to the video card then you know the original monitor is bad.

Let me know if I can be of further help.

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