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Monitor or pcu problem

While working on the computer the screen goes white or gray and sometimes with lines through it. I move the mouse and nothing happens. I even press the menu button the the monitor and can see the menu but nothing else. I hooked the monitor up to my laptop and it worked fine but when it is hooked up to the original tower after a while of being on the computer it goes out again. I have to reboot the computer to get the screen back to normal. Is this a problem with the screen or something in the tower. I uninstalled the video card and monitor and reinstalled it and it did the same thing. Please help, what could the problem be?

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It appears that your graphics card is defective. If the monitor works on your laptop and reinserting the graphics card did not help, I would suspect the card itself.

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