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Zen Vision:M Display Issue- Draws only half of lines, flickers

The display on my Zen is skipping every few lines, or maybe it's got a mysterious solid color strikethrough of every few lines- they're going white. It's useable for MP3's, but irritating.

Have tried hardware reset, not sure where to go from there.

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  • benmarc Feb 03, 2008

    i have the same problem. how should i fix it?

  • Anonymous Feb 04, 2008

    I am facing the same problem!

  • James Boggs Feb 04, 2008

    Have done that also, flashed to current firmware. Also used the "media player recovery tool" they offer with no result.

    I also disassembled the device to check the physical connection for any damage and found none.

    I'm assuming that the flaw is in the panel itself.

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Update to the current firmware on creative website.

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