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Well... I turn on my pc... all is working good.... wait... OMG... what was that!... *all was my imagination*... continue working.... AHHH!... Again!!... Somehow my screen just change the tone!! All was like yellow for like 1-2 seconds...!! Also it changes to purple...!

I have a 15" LG 505G CRT from 2 years...
I have a XFX 7900GT from 2-3 months!...

What it can be!?
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post #2 of 16
Push the cable in good on the monitor and GPU. Sounds like it's loose.
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Originally Posted by bigvaL View Post
Push the cable in good on the monitor and GPU. Sounds like it's loose.
Doesnt works ... it still changing the tone...
How can i test my GPU?
I have tried to scan for artifacts... Stress my card...
The temperature is fine at 48-49C

Do you think is my monitor?
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post #4 of 16
I think it's your depressing 15" LG 505G CRT.
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post #5 of 16
Smack your monitor a few times. That always worked for my old monitor... until it made a loud pop buzz sound...
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post #6 of 16
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Other thing... if it were my GPU... the change of tone must be constant?
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post #7 of 16
That happened to me, my guess it's the cable because in my situation the cord is braking up and I have to jiggle it to make the purple go away.

I've moved that cord several times, I could go buy another but it's a BNC and it cost $20, so I'm using it till it completely broken.

So, jiggle that cable till the purple goes away.
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Just to make you feel better... its both! >> LOL. Kissing. I am betting on the monitor side if its not the cable as nasgul said. check if all the pinks are where they should.
    
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post #9 of 16
yeh sounds like its loose that what happened to me but i went green'y blue..

i guess everyone is specail
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post #10 of 16
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Just to make you feel better... its both! >> LOL. Kissing. I am betting on the monitor side if its not the cable as nasgul said. check if all the pinks are where they should.
I have checked all of them... they are in good state...

But now i cant see any tone change...
SOO STRANGEE...
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