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Old 17-05-19, 10:00 PM
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Originally Posted by eastyy View Post
Cheers i tried different cables got a new graphics card recently as well and still the same.

Still bizarre though as i have seen sometimes what looks like a image burn elsewhere on the monitor but again comes and goes
If the connection is bad then the voltage can lower hence the line. IIRC the "ribbon" type edge connection works in lines.

I had an Acer a few years ago that developed lines. When I took it apart I found that if I applied pressure to the edge the lines vanished. However as I said, it's not repairable. Not by any means I know of any way. I found my Acer had actually rusted inside due to the immense humidity in the room over summer (BITD with a GTX 280 and a hot pre 80+ PSU).

If it were more sporadic I'd suspect something else, but the fact it's in a perfect line kinda rings alarm bells for me.
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