Solved Display is being really wierd...HELP! Tags: Graphics Cards Graphics Displays Last response: September 12, 2013 5:54 PM in Graphics & Displays Share messerbr September 12, 2013 4:13:44 PM So my PC just started doing this. I have had this unit for around 6-7 years and I believe it is the graphics card but I am not sure. What do you guys think? I tried cleaning it and getting all of the dust off of the fans but that didnt seem to help any. " alt="" class="imgLz frmImg " /> Ok, so I plugged the monitor directly to the motherboard slot and it seems to be up and running. " alt="" class="imgLz frmImg " /> the card I was running was a NVIDIA 8600GT 1g. do you guys i get another video card? I dont really have the funds for an entirely new system yet More about : display wierd swifty_morgan a c 105 U Graphics card September 12, 2013 4:15:57 PM can you pull the card and connect the monitor to the back of motherboard? m 0 l messerbr September 12, 2013 4:24:05 PM Yeah, just plugged it in and it looks like its starting alright. the mouse isnt working but the screen looks normal m 0 l Related resources If the CPU usage is not 100%, Is it really Far from being bottlenecked? - Forum Display upgrade really needed??? - Forum Bought new Power Supply & Graphics, and No display is being detected. - Forum Computer is being really weird lately - Forum Motherboard temps being REALLY high safe? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer smeezekitty a c 85 U Graphics card September 12, 2013 4:39:39 PM Sounds like your GPU is screwed. Although you could try cleaning the contacts with something like a pencil eraser and reseating it. m 0 l swifty_morgan a c 105 U Graphics card September 12, 2013 4:53:49 PM bad gpu. m 0 l messerbr September 12, 2013 5:52:36 PM restarted it and everything seems to be working with it plugged straight into the motherboard m 0 l Best solution bryonhowley a b U Graphics card September 12, 2013 5:54:54 PM Would agree the GPU has gone the way of the dodo bird. Looks like bad VRam to me. Share Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Nvidia GT525m not being used for laptop display Forum Is there really a PS4 emulator being developed? Forum Old system with Windows XP being decommissioned. Does my Windows XP license really have to die too? Forum Google chrome being really and i mean REALLY SLOW Forum SolvedMy Display is Being Detected as Default Forum SolvedMonitor connected via mini active display port to DVI not being recognized Forum Ram is being really weird ! Forum No Display Being fed to monitor Forum SolvedCould REALLY use feedback on this display question, thanks Forum Display goes black and fans get really loud Forum Is antialiasing really important for a 4k display? Forum New Graphics card, no image being displayed through the card. Forum SolvedReally screwy display Please help Forum My PC display is really choppy. Forum Do you really notice the difference? displays and ultra / high Forum More resources Read discussions in other Graphics & Displays categories Ati GPUs Graphics Cards Gtx HD Monitors SLI Crossfire Tuner Cards Radeon Video Diamond Multimedia Matrox Nvidia Palit PowerColor Asus Games !