I have a red vertical line going down my screen about 1/3 of the screen on the left side. It just appeared and I have tried turning the monitor off and shutting down my computer. My computer is an HP Pavillion and the monitor is HP w2207.
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Re: Vertical red line on HP w2207 monitor
Please try to connect the monitor to another PC, if problem still exist then probably there's an internal problem in the circuit board of your monitor wherein an elecronic part/s might be cold soldered / defective. I recommend to bring the monitor to an authorized HP service center to fix the problem. If the monitor display is good if connected to other PC, then your previous PC should be checked if the VGA card (if there is any) is properly placed to its slot & working properly as well as it cables & connections. regards
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Okay you proved it is the monitor, but first sub the video cord from the computer to the monitor if possible, if okay! at this point you are looking at a LCD panel display problem, cheaper to replace than go through expensive repairs.
Try connecting an external monitor to the Dell Inspiron 9300 and see if the vertical line is also present on the monitor. If the monitor display is fine, then your laptop’s LCD display panel is defective. If the monitor also displays the vertical line, then your problem is with either the video card or motherboard located inside your laptop. Not sure if the Compaq Presario has an external monitor plug, but if it does the above procedure can be applied to that one as well. Your responses are intended to improve the level of service provided. Please rate your experience. Thank You.
In answer to your question. It may be a screen problem. as the screen has a Matrix of vertical and horizontal line configuration.
I,d suggest trying the laptop/computer on an external monitor or screen. if it works fine on an external. then it could be assumed that the TFT Panel or invertor has a fault.
if the picture/display still has vertical lines on an external monitor, then the fault may lie, with the Mainboard.
Process of elimination, before spending any Money :)