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Green screen problem

Everything has gone into shades of green on my monitor. in addition the menus and adjustments buttons just result in a few words of chinese which i can only assume translates as " its broken". Red channel appears to still work as the menu box has a red header. have tried reinstalling drivers with no success as xp wont let me. reinstalled graphics card just in case with no change. computer working fine on another monitor so i am a bit stumped! any help / suggestions would be greatly apprieciated

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  • Gene May 25, 2017

    Hi iain mitchell, I want to help you with your question, but I need more information from you. Can you please add details in the comment box? What is the name and model number of your monitor.

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SOURCE: green dot in middile of my screen

The green dot in the center sounds like a burn mark on one or more of the picture tubes inside the set, and the curved lines are telling me that you have a problem in the convergence circuits. The blue haze around everything white tells me you either have a lot of dust build up on the lens over the CRTs, or your picture tube(s) are very weak. If this set is over about 12 years old, I would replace it. I doubt if you will be able to get the green dot out of the picture without changing the tubes which would be VERY expensive.

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SOURCE: Philips monitor's Menu is locked

Hold the manu button for enternity and a day until the brighty all might menu appears.

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SOURCE: TV went to black screen with red wording saying Sparrad

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SOURCE: When I turn on the pc and the monitor first masage

Your monitor has failed check with Phillips for Warrenty or relpace it.

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