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Graphics card flashing white horizontal line when switching screens.

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Its hard to explain, but whenever I change tabs, or click on a new screen, a white line flash at the bottom of my screen. It just started happening today when I was changing my internet settings. I took out my graphics card, and I'm now running on onboard graphics and it stopped. I tried updated my catalyst, but that didn't help. I've already RMA'd it one time, I don't really want to do it another because I'm suppose to be laning with friends today. :|
    
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yep rma time or make sure its at stock settings first
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Crap.... well. I guess we can only lan counter strike :|

This sucks, I have triple monitors and I can only use 1 of them for about 2-3 weeks.

edit: I put my graphics card back in and as expected it, it started again. I remember it did this before, but I don't remember how I got it to stop, this was also before I had 3 monitors. But anyway, I lowered all the screens from 1080p to 900p and it seemed to stop. :\

It also stops if I put it in eyefinity mode.
Edited by RileyD - 3/5/11 at 8:25am
    
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Does the horizontal line occur when the card switches from idle to load clocks?
(This is a known issue for multimonitor setups)
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It stopped all of a sudden. o.o
    
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Uh, ok, lol. Do you know what may have fixed it?
Or did it just stop happening?
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I changed to eyefinity mode, played like 10 minutes of cod 4, changed back and it works.
    
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