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Screen not displaying whole letters because of horizontal and vertical lines

My screen is covered with an uneven grid of whitle horizontal and vertical lines.

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  • joesmom Nov 25, 2007

    Same problem, horizontal lines and scattered black marks

  • Anonymous Feb 07, 2009

    the screen is covered with a grid of lines. I tried playing with the contrast and it didn't do much to help.

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I've had the same problem. A temporary fix that I have found is to turn up the contrast all the way (press [2nd] then hold down the up arrow) until the screen becomes mostly black. Then turn the contrast back down (press [2nd] then hold down the down arrow) until it is at a normal level. If you can get rid of all the white lines when you turn up the contrast the screen will be back to normal. Unfortunately this does not permanently fix the problem because I cannot get rid of all the lines and it seems to be getting progressively worse each time it start up the calculator.

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