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Monitor size problem

My pc monitor size is distorted or garbled and it has a very dark or brownish background.

I tried tapping the side of the mionitor and adjusting the settings and it was ok for a while. Now the problem persists even i tapped the pc many times.

Can someone help me fix this problem?tnx.Rhose

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  • Rhose Feb 21, 2008

    thanks r_generato!

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The problem is in the picture tube of your Monitor. Theres no problem on the hardware of your pc. You can also try to put an outboard video card for you to be sure whats really the problem. If that persit again I suggest you to look for an electronics to fix your monitor. Or if you have lots of money just buy a new monitor for good.

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