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Waves and shaking on screen

  1. May 2, 2009 #1
    my computer just got waves and shaking on the monitor
    tried a different monitor same result
    tryed reloading the ATI driver pack it got worse
    dumped everything in the V driver and reloaded still bad
    tried high and low rez and refresh rates
    high on both looked worse to the point of being unreadable
    with lowest rez best but still some waves and shaking
    restore to an earlyer date some what better but still there just somewhat less

    the box is a A64 in a MS7093 MB with on board ATI xpress 200 V chip

    run avast anti-virus maliwarebites spybot adaware combofix and no cure

    is this a known bug or is it chip failure
    would a video card be a fix to disable the on MB chip

    edit googled this a bit and common fixes like el wires or magnets near screen DONOT APPLY
    no close source of this problem and no thing new has been added or moved
    Last edited: May 2, 2009
  2. jcsd
  3. May 4, 2009 #2
    I'm not quite sure what your problem is. Is the monitor doing this constantly, or is it more of a "flicker?"
  4. May 4, 2009 #3
    Moving magnetic fields near the monitor can cause this, or even blowing a fan at the monitor can cause it
  5. May 4, 2009 #4
    fixed it !!!!
    was a bad video chip on the MB
    I knew it was not magnetic fields
    a new video card and no more waves

    I am not sure why the restore to early date helped at all
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