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Old 12-29-2011, 01:40 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Friend is having desktop icon issues. Pics shown here, idk the issue

My friend just recently told me about this and now has shown me proof of the issue. I cant determine this exactly but im just speculating on either it being the monitor or GPU. He says this would happen once in a while. I dont believe this effects his gaming though. Look here:











Can anyone ID what happening exactly or have had past experience with this? What must we do to solve this problem?
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  • check dvi cable
  • clean gpu pci-e contacts, reseat gpu
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My friend fixed the problem. His Samsung monitor has settings labeled, fast, faster, n fastest. His monitor 1 ms supported n he had it going that fast. He turned it down n that seemed to fix the problem.
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