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Poll Results: Vote when your Achieva/Catleap monitor comes in.

 
  • 41% (232)
    Achieva QH270
  • 2% (12)
    Achieva QH270 (DOA / didn't recieve)
  • 8% (46)
    Achieva QH270 (Dead pixel(s) / flawed panel)
  • 40% (224)
    Catleap Q270
  • 1% (8)
    Catleap Q270 (DOA / didn't recieve)
  • 5% (33)
    Catleap Q270 (Dead pixel(s) / flawed panel)
555 Total Votes  
post #1921 of 4784
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Originally Posted by b0z0 View Post

Power the monitor on before turning the computer on? Try different port on videocard?

Tried powering monitor on before computer, computer before monitor, both at the same time, starting both unconneted and connecting, ect...
thanks for help!
post #1922 of 4784
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Originally Posted by dabho View Post

One prong is very slightly shorter than the rest on both sides of the cable, maybe 1mm. Using their supplied dvi-d cable on a 24" 1080p monitor everything displays fine.

Try the other dvi input on your card?
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post #1923 of 4784
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Which model is that exactly? I think I want that one.
Nice suit.

Catleap q270 the cheapest one. You can buy it for $370-$371 from greem-sum
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post #1924 of 4784
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Try the other dvi input on your card?

Forgot to mention I tried that as well. When it's in one output, it shows up in windows but just doesn't show the picture (backlit black screen instead) and when I connect it to the other windows gives me an error when I try to extend my desktop to it.
post #1925 of 4784
I want to order one!!! I just think it would be a waste to buy this monitor and play cs 1.6 and a little MW3 on it confusedsmiley.png
    
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post #1926 of 4784
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To me tempered glass has all the disavantage except for the look (it looks better for me) . Image quality can degreade because you have a glass between you and the monitor, Dust (or hair like someone else found) in between glass and monitor, double reflections, Bad glare (because of glass) and other things. Having the one with different input is not really good for pc gaming because of the input lag. the single d-dvi model is the way to go if you are using this only for pc.

Hmmm any converter for the d-dvi input so i can hook up my ps3 to it as well? I will mainly use it for PC gaming but every now and then ps3 would be required. Also does the 5830 from ati support d-dvi connection? Sorry for the dumb questions, its been a while >_>
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post #1927 of 4784
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Forgot to mention I tried that as well. When it's in one output, it shows up in windows but just doesn't show the picture (backlit black screen instead) and when I connect it to the other windows gives me an error when I try to extend my desktop to it.

Have you tried the VGA input?
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post #1928 of 4784
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A simple Fix for the CROOK CATLEAP STAND
If it is crook to the right/left, put little pressure to the left/right until is even out. You might want to use a level to know it is perfect balance. I cannot believe anyone has mention this and make it believe like is the end of the world if the stand is crook. Just be carefull not to force it cause a little pressure to the side is all you need. (little by little until it gets even)


That does work IF you have your stand in a location that does not get any vibrations.  At my office I get all kinds of building vibration so it just tilted back.  New one just arrived - posting pics in Club soon.

 

   
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post #1929 of 4784
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Have you tried the VGA input?

VGA input?
post #1930 of 4784
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VGA input?

Its the blue input although I dont know even if the catleap has one. Hopefully you get this issue sorted out, first time ive heard of one not even displaying an image.
Edited by Munchkinpuncher - 3/12/12 at 11:52am
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