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Faded Monitor Screen

by Rosanne / June 9, 2004 11:09 AM PDT

I have Windows ME on my Compaq Presario. When I turned it on this evening the moniter screen is very faded. Does this mean my monitor is going out? I checked the settings diplay and everything was set correctly as far as I could tell. I haven't changed anything. It was just very faded. I restarted the computer but that didn't clear it up. Any solutions would be greatly appreciated.
Thanks, Rosanne

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Re:Faded Monitor Screen
by Mark G / June 9, 2004 1:18 PM PDT
In reply to: Faded Monitor Screen

try to borrow a monitor to see if its your monitor or video card

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Re:Faded Monitor Screen
by Rosanne / June 11, 2004 8:23 AM PDT

Thanks Mark. I did borrow a monitor and that seems to be the problem. Guess I will have to start looking for one on sale.

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