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My display flickers when i turn on my computer. than it goes back to saying Check Video Cable even though all cables are tightly connected, i have tried hooking up monitor to integrated graphics as well as several different video cards in pcie slot

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    It is a 15 inch CRT it works just fine

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This is the problem your ram ,because msi 915 motherboard agp is built in change ram problem youe vedio frequency

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    Sazeed Computer Jul 24, 2009

    if you are not success you try another monitor

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The flickering could be a sign that your lcd screen is going bad and needs to be replaced. It could also be the video card inside the computer. Isolate the problem by connecting another monitor to the laptop. Borrow a monitor from a neighbor, friend, relative or co-worker and connect it to the laptop. If the Borrowed monitor displays ok without flickering, then your video card inside the computer is good, but your lcd screen is bad. If the Borrowed monitor flickers like your lcd screen did, then your video card inside the computer is bad.

Plug in an external monitor and see if the display shows up on it. It can be any kind of monitor even the old big fat crt monitors as long as it has a vga cable to connect to your computer's vga port. If so that proves your video card is ok. The video will show on most systems when you reboot without you having to do anything. Some systems will require you to hit the FN (Function key) + F1 thru F12. Hold down the FN key then hit the correct key for displaying on the monitor (F1 thru F12). The correct key will normally have CRT/LCD on it or it will have the icon of a display.

Try tapping the back of the lcd screen's lid to see if the flickering stops, increases or decreases. It might be that the lcd cable located at the top on the back of the lcd screen is loose.Isolate the problem by connecting another monitor to the computer. You'll have to take the lcd apart to get to the video cable on the back of it.

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Check the battery cables and make sure they are clean and are connected tightly to the battery; check the ground and make sure it has a good connection and is tight (it will be the black cable and is connected to your chassis by a bolt. Have your battery checked even though it is showing a green light; nothing is fail proof. Check your fuses and relays. If you can jump start it take it and have the starting and ignition system checked at a shop or auto parts store. A bad alternator will drain your battery.

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My lg monitor has turned green how to fix it MY MONTIOR FLICKERS AND TURNS GREEN. IT DOES SHOW THE REGULAT DISPLAY COLORS SUMTYMS BUT WITHIN MINURES IT AGAIN TURNS INTO A GRENISH TINT DISPLAY.


Hello,

This could be a sign that the monitor is failing, but it could also be a very simple solution as well. There should be two cables that come from the back of the monitor - one is the power cord and the other goes to the back of the computer. You will want to disconnect the cable from the back of the computer and then blow out the end with the pins in it (either with a deep breath or a can of compressed air. Now connect the cable back to the computer. You may need a screwdriver to remove the cable and you definitely want to make sure the cable is screwed in after you reinsert it even if it wasn't when you removed it.

If the display still shows a green tint, perform the same steps where the cable connects into the monitor. Some displays don't allow this part of the cable to be disconnected from the monitor, so you may be unable to perform this step.

Hope this helps,

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Check to make sure the cables are connected tightly. Wiggle the cable, does it get better or worse? Might need a new cable. And reseat the video card inside the computer. If that doesn't fix it, then yes you will probably need a new monitor.

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OK. Thanks for the response. That message is telling us that the monitor is getting no signal from the computer. In your case, it sounds like it is working part of the time. So, here are the things that can cause the problem, starting with the monitor and working backwards.
1) The monitor may have an internal problem.
2) The cable connector that goes into the monitor may have a loose connection or be bad. Check for loose or bent pins in the connector plug and socket, and that the plug is seated properly and is tight.
3) The cable itself could be damaged and have a wire that is cut or pinched. Look for cuts or heavy crimps on the cable.
4) The cable connector that goes into the computer may have a loose connection or be bad. Check for loose or bent pins in the connector plug and socket, and that the plug is seated properly and is tight.
5) There could be a problem with the computer that is internal. If there is a video card that plugs into the mother board, you could unplug it, clean the dust and such from the contacts on the card and around where the video card plugs in the mother board and reinsert the video card. Also, the video card itself could be bad,in which case it would need to be replaced. Some systems have the video function as a part of the mother board. If that's the case, the mother board would need to be replaced.

One thing that you can try when it is failing. While watching the monitor, firmly wiggle the cable and each of the connectors to see if the signal comes and goes. You may want to enlist someone to watch while you wiggle, or wiggle while you watch (That sounds kind'a bad doesn't it? <Grin>) But, that could tell us something.

Hope this helps and will be waiting to hear back from you on this.
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I assume the video sync is the flicker you see,
I would try connecting a different way to make sure it is not the tv,
connect using the aux /rca connectors to cable box.
and or connect using the cable direct bypassing the cable box.
I have seen several complaints about the hdmi cable signal being incorrect in some way,
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another thing to watch out for is the low light sensor on the front of tv if it gets an incorrect reading it can flicker the back light though it should be slow in doing so.
some times the flicker you see is not flicker but ac running through the sides of the picture from an ungrounded cable source.
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Your backlight may be going bad, or the small controller board may be going bad also.

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The Monitor Goes on and stays steady Indicates that the Power cable to the Monitr is Just fine.
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