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Old 04-18-2011, 11:42 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hello, My monitor has been acting weird for a while, whenever I turn it on, the screen alignment would be off, cutting a large portion of the screen, adjusting the screen manually would not help because the screen can only go a certain amount left before it stops. To resolve this issue I would either have to keep turning it on and off or unplug the power and plug it back. Below are two pictures, the first one shows the cut off portion with the red line. Could anyone please tell me what the problem is? thanks in advance.

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Old 04-19-2011, 06:48 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Well, sadly, you told us nothing about your computer, or it's graphics solution. As with many graphics problems, you don't know if the problem is with your graphics solution (card, on-board, or drivers) or the monitor itself. So assuming the cables are securely fastened (on both ends), one of the first things I normally suggest with graphics problems is try another monitor, or try your monitor on another computer. This quickly and conclusively eliminates the monitor as the problem, or confirms it is the problem.

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