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I regret getting this monitor, I notice some annoying ghosting. Anybody else on my side?

Could it be my DVI cable?
    
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Could be that you got the older model. Cause I don't have that issue, nor does Mike.
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Try replacing the DVI cable and try using VGA. I am pretty sure it is something with the cables or connectors,but those Gateways are NICE.
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Don't get me wrong....this monitor is amazing, features inside and out. Only problem i have about this is ghosting.

I purchased this monitor maybe 2 months ago, but i will give the VGA a try. Wouldn't I be at a disadvantage using VGA than DVI?
    
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From where?
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Yeah it would be a little, but if the VGA works then try using a different DVI cable.
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post #7 of 19
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From where?

Where did I purchase this monitor? Bestbuy

Also, when i first hooked this monitor up. I also noticed it puts off alot of heat, and its kinda hot at the vents on top of screen. But now that i just checked....it doesn't get nearly as warm as it did.
    
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It gets hot at first. You're right.

Best Buy also stocks the older ones depending where you live. Taking that it's Virginia, they don't sell to fast.

You might have an older 24" model.
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It gets hot at first. You're right.

Best Buy also stocks the older ones depending where you live. Taking that it's Virginia, they don't sell to fast.

You might have an older 24" model.

Do you know if Gateway recognize this problem?
    
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post #10 of 19
eh yea, there is ghosting in CS when i play. Ive gotten used to it though so it doesnt really matter to me anymore. Other than that, yes i love my gateway. if hooking it up to your vga works, i'll be happy, so let us know
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