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Vertical colored lines

When i turn on the monitor, it is covered in vertcal lines. It still loads to the opening screen but the lines are covering the entire screen and are yellow. I can barely see anything on the screen. This just happened after having the monitor work fine for 4 years. Any ideas?

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  • kina Dec 19, 2007

    Same problem with vertical lines after working fine for 5 years. Problem sometimes clears after a long warm-up but usually doesn't. Ran all the checks I could find (monitor trouble shooting guide by Microsoft found on-line) but nothing helps. Also see horizontal lines around cursor.

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I had the same problem with my monitor, saw only coloured vertical lines. I opened it, opened the back of the metal casing to get access to the circuits. There I found a loose connector. I reset it and it worked again!

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