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Old 02-20-2006, 11:35 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Hi i got a new system about a month ago. Recently I've been getting these wavy lines on my screen. I suspect it may be a dodgy graphics card. I have a GF 6600 gt.

I've uplaoded a pic of it here.
http://members.iinet.net.au/~johnly@...u/pics/uhh.JPG

Thats an extreme case its been doing it mroe frequently btu now the screen pretty much always filled with those lines. :s help plz

Edit: Uploaded another screenie
http://members.iinet.net.au/~johnly@.../pics/argh.JPG
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Old 02-20-2006, 03:15 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Ok, check in display propeties the temperature of your card and post it.

Does if ever screw up during boot? If so its probably a hardware problem, but if it only shows up its probably a driver problem.
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Old 02-20-2006, 08:45 PM   #3 (permalink)
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the temperature was about 47
and it occurs during boot aswell. dont worry about it though im taking it back to the shop and using my warrantee
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