Computer Problem - Screen going haywire

Joe90sDad

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Happened to me yesterday and today. When I'm using the scroll bar on the web browser or on Word the screen graphics break up and just becomes bits, a bit like that old special effect they used to have when pop videos first came out - Michael Jackson and Earth Wind & Fire styley. ;)

Anyway, once I reboot it's no problem at all, so it's not the monitor. Either a software problem or graphics cards problem?

Any Ideas folks?
 

mjn

Distinguished Member
screen shot?

and try posting in the computer forum.
 

HMHB

Distinguished Member
It sounds like a fault with your graphics card to be honest mate.
 

Joe90sDad

Banned
JohnG, I was getting a bit paranoid that it might be a virus or something.:rolleyes:

Maybe the card is overheating, if it happens again I'll have a shufty inside.
 

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