User Tag List

+ Reply to Thread
Page 2 of 3 FirstFirst 123 LastLast
Results 11 to 20 of 29

Thread: Computer monitor issue

  1. #11
    Points: 109,721, Level: 80
    Level completed: 66%, Points required for next Level: 929
    Overall activity: 31.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranTagger First Class50000 Experience Points
    Dr. Who's Avatar Advisor
    Karma
    858300
    Join Date
    Jan 2013
    Location
    Gallifrey
    Posts
    45,206
    Points
    109,721
    Level
    80
    Thanks Given
    520
    Thanked 556x in 401 Posts
    Mentioned
    10 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Note, it is also possible to have image persistence with LCD monitors: https://www.lifewire.com/lcd-image-persistence-833037
    "The difference between what we do and what we are capable of doing would suffice to solve most of the world’s problems.”
    Mahatma Gandhi

  2. The Following User Says Thank You to Dr. Who For This Useful Post:

    waltky (03-11-2018)

  3. #12

    tPF Moderator
    Points: 260,406, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 89.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    Common's Avatar tPF Moderator
    Karma
    323995
    Join Date
    Feb 2013
    Posts
    45,941
    Points
    260,406
    Level
    100
    Thanks Given
    1,373
    Thanked 3,197x in 1,914 Posts
    Mentioned
    62 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Quote Originally Posted by Bo-4 View Post
    Pete - Get a Mac. In the unlikely event something odd happens, highly competent techs on the phone in less than a minute and they all speak ENGLISH.

    I just got my 3rd iMac in past 12 years and have had to call AppleCare 3 times. All issues were resolved in 10 minutes or less.
    Macs SUCK everything is proprietary if they break apple takes your first born to fix them. At the shop we get mac calls and walkins every day and we tell most of the we cant fix them send it to apple. Then we recommend throw it out and go get a PC, the only time were able to fix mac is if used parts are available on ebay or a couple of other sites.
    Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies.

    GROUCHO MARX,

  4. The Following 2 Users Say Thank You to Common For This Useful Post:

    waltky (03-11-2018)

  5. #13
    Points: 45,476, Level: 52
    Level completed: 13%, Points required for next Level: 1,574
    Overall activity: 28.0%
    Achievements:
    Tagger First ClassSocial50000 Experience Points1 year registered
    stjames1_53's Avatar Senior Member
    Karma
    37428
    Join Date
    Apr 2016
    Posts
    16,637
    Points
    45,476
    Level
    52
    Thanks Given
    28,890
    Thanked 8,444x in 6,097 Posts
    Mentioned
    66 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Quote Originally Posted by Peter1469 View Post
    I have two monitors hooked to my computer. The secondary monitor now has faint birds in the lower half- how do I remove them windows 10?

    Thanks.Attachment 22973
    get rid of win 10 and go back to 7.............just my opinion
    For waltky: http://quakes.globalincidentmap.com/
    "The Nation that makes a great distinction between its scholars and its warriors will have its thinking done by cowards and its fighting done by fools."
    - Thucydides

    "Democracy is two wolves and a lamb voting on what to have for lunch. Liberty is a well-armed lamb contesting the vote" B. Franklin
    Igitur qui desiderat pacem, praeparet bellum

  6. The Following 4 Users Say Thank You to stjames1_53 For This Useful Post:

    Common (03-10-2018),HawkTheSlayer (03-11-2018),Peter1469 (03-10-2018),waltky (03-11-2018)

  7. #14
    Points: 10,496, Level: 24
    Level completed: 56%, Points required for next Level: 354
    Overall activity: 18.0%
    Achievements:
    10000 Experience Points1 year registered
    rcfieldz's Avatar Senior Member
    Karma
    15393
    Join Date
    Jan 2017
    Location
    U.S.A.
    Posts
    2,590
    Points
    10,496
    Level
    24
    Thanks Given
    49
    Thanked 590x in 485 Posts
    Mentioned
    8 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Quote Originally Posted by Peter1469 View Post
    I have two monitors hooked to my computer. The secondary monitor now has faint birds in the lower half- how do I remove them windows 10?

    Thanks.Attachment 22973
    Check this out!


    I currently use a 32" monitor with two HDMI inputs and switch between the two. Or use extra monitors with other systems too.
    Last edited by rcfieldz; 03-10-2018 at 02:01 PM.

  8. The Following User Says Thank You to rcfieldz For This Useful Post:

    waltky (03-11-2018)

  9. #15

    tPF Moderator
    Points: 260,406, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 89.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    Common's Avatar tPF Moderator
    Karma
    323995
    Join Date
    Feb 2013
    Posts
    45,941
    Points
    260,406
    Level
    100
    Thanks Given
    1,373
    Thanked 3,197x in 1,914 Posts
    Mentioned
    62 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Quote Originally Posted by stjames1_53 View Post
    get rid of win 10 and go back to 7.............just my opinion
    All of us at the shop run win7 64 pro, win10 has gotten alot better and theres alot of 3rd party out there to remove its most insidious spying but I will run win 7 as long as I can.

    Micro Soft says there will never be another version of windows, just win10 upgraded
    Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies.

    GROUCHO MARX,

  10. The Following 2 Users Say Thank You to Common For This Useful Post:

    stjames1_53 (03-10-2018),waltky (03-11-2018)

  11. #16
    Original Ranter
    Points: 459,545, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 100.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialCreated Album picturesOverdrive50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    Awards:
    Posting Award
    Peter1469's Avatar Advisor
    Karma
    412229
    Join Date
    Jun 2011
    Location
    NOVA
    Posts
    140,753
    Points
    459,545
    Level
    100
    Thanks Given
    81,028
    Thanked 63,200x in 43,192 Posts
    Mentioned
    2144 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Tanks
    Quote Originally Posted by gamewell45 View Post
    Peter, I'll ask my son-in-law, who is an IT guy if he has any ideas when he comes over today. He's usually pretty good at that stuff.
    Alea iacta est

    Check out the blog.


  12. The Following User Says Thank You to Peter1469 For This Useful Post:

    waltky (03-11-2018)

  13. #17
    Original Ranter
    Points: 459,545, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 100.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialCreated Album picturesOverdrive50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    Awards:
    Posting Award
    Peter1469's Avatar Advisor
    Karma
    412229
    Join Date
    Jun 2011
    Location
    NOVA
    Posts
    140,753
    Points
    459,545
    Level
    100
    Thanks Given
    81,028
    Thanked 63,200x in 43,192 Posts
    Mentioned
    2144 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    I will try swapping out video cables. I have speakers on the table but they are closer to the other monitor.
    Quote Originally Posted by Common View Post
    The first attempt to remedy ghosting is to get a new video cable. That many times solves the problem. Also what is around the monitor anything that could be causing interference, anything with a magnet can be disruptive, start with that peter
    Alea iacta est

    Check out the blog.


  14. #18
    Original Ranter
    Points: 459,545, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 100.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialCreated Album picturesOverdrive50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    Awards:
    Posting Award
    Peter1469's Avatar Advisor
    Karma
    412229
    Join Date
    Jun 2011
    Location
    NOVA
    Posts
    140,753
    Points
    459,545
    Level
    100
    Thanks Given
    81,028
    Thanked 63,200x in 43,192 Posts
    Mentioned
    2144 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Quote Originally Posted by Dr. Who View Post
    I read something similar: http://marklovesthis.com/2009/02/25/...t-images-html/

    It could also be coming from a new peripheral that has been hooked up.
    I don't have any new equipment.
    Alea iacta est

    Check out the blog.


  15. #19
    Points: 109,721, Level: 80
    Level completed: 66%, Points required for next Level: 929
    Overall activity: 31.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranTagger First Class50000 Experience Points
    Dr. Who's Avatar Advisor
    Karma
    858300
    Join Date
    Jan 2013
    Location
    Gallifrey
    Posts
    45,206
    Points
    109,721
    Level
    80
    Thanks Given
    520
    Thanked 556x in 401 Posts
    Mentioned
    10 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Quote Originally Posted by Peter1469 View Post
    I don't have any new equipment.
    Did you recently have a background or screen saver that had bird images?
    "The difference between what we do and what we are capable of doing would suffice to solve most of the world’s problems.”
    Mahatma Gandhi

  16. #20
    Points: 17,034, Level: 31
    Level completed: 59%, Points required for next Level: 416
    Overall activity: 67.0%
    Achievements:
    3 months registered10000 Experience Points
    Captdon's Avatar Senior Member
    Karma
    3324
    Join Date
    Aug 2017
    Location
    South Carolina now.
    Posts
    8,080
    Points
    17,034
    Level
    31
    Thanks Given
    12,079
    Thanked 3,315x in 2,543 Posts
    Mentioned
    27 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Quote Originally Posted by Peter1469 View Post
    I have two monitors hooked to my computer. The secondary monitor now has faint birds in the lower half- how do I remove them windows 10?

    Thanks.Attachment 22973
    Try changing the background in the second monitor. If that doesn't work go to ComputerGeeks.
    Democrats are a clear and present danger to our democracy and our society.

+ Reply to Thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts


Critical Acclaim
Single Sign On provided by vBSSO