I am getting vertical red/pink lines on my monitor Synmaster175V. (Are they waves or pulses?) from .5 to 2 inches apart; sometimes they slide down the page as a page refreshes. I am sure it is not the fault of the monitor because 1) when in Safe mode they don't appear (or in an entirely new, much more random pattern) 2) Samsung sent me a brand-new monitor and it responded the same way... I know this is a relatively common problem, but I couldn't figure out a key word combination in Google that would bring up prior answers so I am asking afresh. Thanks.
I am running Win2000 on a generic Dell system.
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If the monitor isn't the cause, the video card would be the next thing to look at, especially since you said that the problem either goes away or changes when you run in safe mode. In safe mode, Windows uses its standard VGA driver instead of the video …
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