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First off I'll start by saying that I have tried this with and without OC and it still does it.

So when I reboot my computer my screen will flick on both monitors when I scroll over certain items with my mouse. This will go away as soon as I open a full screen program (any game really). Then it will not do this until I restart the computer. I'm just having a hard time pinning this issue on something. I don't think it's anything wrong with the card itself since it seems like it would be more consistent. However, I have started from scratch and it ended up doing the same thing after the fact...So who knows.

I have also tried a couple different AMD drivers. Thanks in advance.
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post #2 of 10
Could be caused by the GPU switching from 2D to 3D mode and vice versa...
Try to apply a constant clock and check.
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I guess I'm confused on what you mean by constant clock. Do you mean the Force Constant Voltage option?
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Try switching drivers
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Bump this, I'm still having this same issue. I have changed drivers, it's not OC'd, it's running constant voltage. As stated before, this only happens when I first boot up and goes away when I open something like a game in full screen mode. It flickers on both of my screens but only needs to run full screen on one screen.

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Last bump, would love to figure out what's wrong.

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post #8 of 10
He means force a constant clock speed so the clocks never reduce to 2d mode.
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But wouldn't that cause the issue to come back when I close the game or something?

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Read this. Bottom of 2nd post deals with flicker. OP, do you have a flashable card? If so you should read the section on Cayman overclocking.

http://www.overclock.net/t/1265543/the-amd-how-to-thread/0_40
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