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All of the sudden I've got a fixed yellow line down the center of my screen during SKYPE video calls....Anyone know how to fix the problem?? OS is Windows XP 2nd edition....latest version of SKYPE available...
I found this solution in http://forum.skype.com/index.php?showtopic=105497 - it worked for me.
1 - click "start" and choose the option to "run";
2 - type "dxdiag" and confirm in OK;
3 - a screen will appear with "DirectX Diagnostic Tool";
4 - chooses the "display" tab;
5 - disable the options "DirectDraw Acceleration" and "Direct3D Acceleration"
Posted on Jun 06, 2008
Re solution #4. Disabled only "Direct3D Acceleration". The yellow line has gone. With both disabled the picture is pixelated.
Thanx James T.
Posted on Jun 11, 2008
I have had the same as solution #6 however, sometimes it works and other times it does not!! if it does not, then i have to live with it. I went to download another driver too but it seemed to be a really big pain and now im living with it. sometimes works and others not. It also seems to be worse with the latest version of skype. I shouldn'[t have installed the newest version. I had better luck with older version but I do not know how to get it back!!!
Posted on Oct 15, 2009
I have fixed the yellow stripe problem on Skype by going the the intel link, scanning on their site for driver updates and it showed an update for me which I installed and the yellow stripe has gone. Here is the link and hope it helps others.
Posted on Sep 21, 2009
Solution #5 worked for me but I also had to turn it down 2 notches to make it go away. Thanks for the help everyone.
Posted on Jan 21, 2010
Solution No.3 solved the yellow line problem I had with skype.
Posted on Mar 23, 2009
I turned the hardware acceleration down as "guest" suggested, but I had to turn it down several spots. however, once I turned it back up, the video was still working normally.
Posted on Apr 08, 2008
This does not help. Any other ideas?
Posted on Jan 06, 2008
This can be fixed by right clicking on the desktop and selecting - Properties - Settings Tab - Advanced Button - Troubleshoot Tab - move hardware acceleration pointer one notch to left - OK - OK.
Posted on Dec 05, 2007
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