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by kazandy / April 23, 2004 7:37 AM PDT

hello,i've just bought a new pc,it works fine,but the screne is flickering,
i have windows xp installed.

i had a simular problem with windows 98 i was told how to cure that problem,but iv'e forgotten how.
can anyone advise me on how to stop the screne flickering?

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Re:screen flickering
by HerbChong / April 24, 2004 11:49 AM PDT
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you have a new computer, you should contact the tech support for the computer. there are many things that fall under the description of flicker, some of which are failing hardware.


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Screen flickering
by cindymoleski / February 12, 2005 11:07 PM PST
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I am also having a problem with my screen flickering. I've been told it's a memory problem, but increasing the memory hasn't helped. I just switched to XP from 2000 and I'm working in photo shop, Phase One's Capture One and Portrait One, I'm burning photo's to CD's and loading images with a card reader. I was able to do all these things in 2000, but in XP as soon as I "save as" in photoshop, or open a new image in photoshop everything goes nuts (as long as I'm also working in one or more of the other programs). The icons on my desktop flicker, my pictures flicker, one of the items in my task bar flickers. It's crazy!!! Any ideas?

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by AuBrEy Online / February 19, 2005 1:58 AM PST
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Right okay I think I have an idea....

[Rightclick on desktop > Settings > Advanced > Monitor > Check "hide modes that this monitor cannot display" and make sure the "screen refresh rate" is the HIGHEST it will go.

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