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 | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove 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. | Report abuse 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. | Report abuse Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Windows XP>My computer c screen is half black> Related ressources: ForumSamsung HL-R6178W DLP TV half of screen goes black ForumBlack flicker on bottom half of my screen ForumWhy is my toshiba satellite c 855d-s5320 bottom half of screen different colors? ForumVizio 46" lcd screen goes half black and then back on ForumHow to ask for help ForumBlack screen / sound skipping/ computer freeze ForumScreen split in half : Burnt graphic card? ForumHELP!!! Computer screen turns black , and then fan speeds up! ForumHow do you fix your computer screen when you only see the right half of the desk ForumBlack Screen Crashes (very detailed description) ForumFlash games causing Black Screen ForumPc black screen and freeze ForumAttention "Mart"--Re: Computer Boots to Black Screen ForumComputer Boots to Black Screen ForumHELP!!! Please with Windows XP More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !