After a household power blips during bad weather, we have horizontal lines ....
Sometimes the horizontal lines aren't bad other times they are worse. They are dark lines that interfere with the picture, and sometimes portions of the picture associated with the horizontal lines are displaced . Please help... we really can't afford a new TV or a costly repair now...
Hi I have horizontal green lines (spaced evenly 1 inch apart) over the tv screen. Particularly noticable on dark areas of screen. It's a CRT Tv - about 4 years old.
It seemed to start after power blips a few days ago due to bad weather. Also child has been playing with a large magnetic near tv. ( I read somewhere that this can cause problems) Any ideas about what has caused this and is there any cure?
Re: After a household power blips during bad weather, we...
Unfortunately there isn't any way to repair your tv as the magnet has distorted the tube that is in the tv and with CRT becoming obsolete the repair is likely to be very costly so probably your chaepest option is to buy a new tv .
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I Have had this occur on several occasions while trying to fax with a brother fax machine.Sometimes this message will occur if there is a storm or bad weather were the fax transmission signal sometimes seems to be disrupted by storms or bad weather.Wait until the storm or bad weather has dissipated,as this has helped in the past.Also,to help the problem,make sure there are not several members in the household logged on to their computers at the time you are trying to send a fax. I have found that if a computer is on or connected,the message appears frequently with the brother fax machine.To help solve this problem,I make sure no one is connected to the internet,and it works every time.I have noticed this helps the fax reception when I had the same message regarding poor line condition.Make sure any and all other phones that may be on a handset are properly hung up on the base station.Also,try unplugging and then plugging the fax line cord back into the wall,these above steps I have used for years and I also live in a hurricane state.All the above steps have helped with the fax transmission.I hope this is helpful.Carrie
You didn't say weather the lines are verticle or horizontal, but if the lines are verticle check the circuit for a weak capacitor or if the lines are check the horizontal circuit for a weak capacitor. During your check check for cold solder joints, idf you come across ant re-solder then. Good luck.
I assume that you have ruled out a bad LCD screen. The only time I have seen horizontal lines in the pictures, it was a prelude to the CCD sensor failing. Sounds like a CCD sensor problem.If the CCD sensor is causing the problem, it will get worse soon.Usually the next thing to happen is that the colors will shift toward pink. I suggest you phone Canon support and tell them the problem and that you suspect the CCD.Ask for a repair quote for a CCD replacement.If the product is under warranty Canon will repair it free of cost and also it will take care of the shipping fee.
this is real old right
no photo off i messing up, how can we guess, what you see?
my guess power pack shot.
i guess you cant barrow a monitor and try that?
2nd guess blind, the back light failing
or is damage if it was hit, the LCD will have damage
gently flex the frame goes nuts, bingo.