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Hmmm...I hope its not dying...

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I bought a 1280 x 1024 monitor from a friend of mine yesterday and hooked it up to my computer. A few minutes ago I was working on it and it started doing something weird.
All of a sudden the color balance changed to a very blue hue and vertical lines started appearing. The lines appear to run vertically along every pixel and cause pronounced discoloring when shades and colors change. Its almost a color bleed but its only among similar colors and along the vertical axis. Colors remain consistent when comparing horizontally across the screen.

The lines don't show up in a screen shot but they do appear on the monitor.
My GPU is running at 44C with both attached. There is also pixels flickering between 2 similar colors between the lines almost as if the monitor is refreshing at a non-native speed.
My only conclusion is that its an issue with the screen.

Any way I can fix this or should I give it back to him?
I know ill get a refund if I want it.
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post #2 of 4
try hooking it up to another computer. could be your video card.
    
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Connect it to a different computer. If that isn't it, start looking at your card...
 
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if its not your minor/Cable is defiantly your card, looks like memory problems, make sure you are not overclocked, and RMA if the problem carries on
if you do not have any warrany, oven it.
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