My computer c screen is half black Tags: Computers Windows XP Last response: August 10, 2011 4:30 PM in Windows XP Share mwilks July 30, 2011 10:52:15 PM All of a sudden my computer screen is 1/2 black with the "start" button showing in the black and the time, date and day in the black, what do I do to get the whole screen back. M More about : computer screen half black lgcwac August 9, 2011 10:51:23 PM Make sure all your monitor connections are good. Check if your video card is going out, if you need drivers, or if your monitor is simply going out. m 0 l AntiZig August 10, 2011 4:30:38 PM what software are you running/installing that is causing this problem? you typically see this after a full screen application crashes and windows doesn't get the prompt to restart the desktop video output. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedTop half of the screen black during cutscenes. Forum Screen goes black no input half way through boot Forum SolvedBlack crack makes half of monitor screen is black Forum Half of my screen turns black when i select 1080P HELP! Forum SolvedSamsung HL-R6178W DLP TV half of screen goes black Forum EVGA GTX 670 half screen black during game cinematics Forum Acer 6935G start up problems black/half lit/wrong resolution screen Forum Laptop screen randomly becomes black half Forum Ln46A530 tv half screen goes black Forum Half the screen goes black Forum Black flicker on bottom half of my screen Forum Half of the screen gose black on samsung lcd tv Forum Vizio 46" lcd screen goes half black and then back on Forum SolvedComputer problems - won't start up - black screen with flashing underscore Forum Issue that seems impossible to solve ( black screen + I/O error status of 0xc000009c) Forum SolvedComputer gets stuck on a black screen with flashing line/underscore Forum Common windows 8 "black screen with pointer" issue and I/O error status of 0xc000009c. Forum SolvedRestored stripped computer hits black screen after one of 93 windows 8 updates Forum Asus ultrabook s56c black screen Forum SolvedComputer shows black screen after waking from sleep Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !