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Monitor color my monitor has an amberish tinge, which distaughts all other colors. I sent it back to the manufacture,as it still was under warranty, it was sent back with an ok sticker, so l tried it on a friends pc and it works ok. Then l phoned my pc maker, who suggested a total system recovery (this l have done), l have tested every drive every device they are all working correctly, there are no conflicts, but yet l still have a color problem. WHY????

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  • gaygrande Dec 12, 2007

    by short period graphics and words are with shadows and colors are satured. I changed a coupl of driver with out good result.



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May be a defect plug...check your output

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Mostly is because the video card is defective, try to replace with another video card, and see whether the new one works fine.

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CRT monitors have three color "guns" in them - Red, Blue, & Green. If one of them is starting to go south you will have a tinge as you describe. To make sure it's the monitor, try connecting a different monitor. If the monitor is the problem, it's not worth fixing. Replace it.
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