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Q: White Vertical Line on Screen

I was hoping someone could help me, I litterally just took my brand new HP All in One 21-3140 out of the box and the display as it was first starting up looked great and then it performed an update and now on the right hand side of my screen I have a white dotted line going down it. I have tried rebooting my computer and pulling the power cord out along with the connections for the wireless keyboard and mouse and cannot seem to get rid of it. Any help would be greatly appreciated. Thank you

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I was hoping someone could help me, I litterally just took my brand new HP All in One 21-3140 out of the box and the display as it was first starting up looked great and then it performed an update and now on the right hand side of my screen I have a white dotted line going down it. I have tried rebooting my computer and pulling the power cord out along with the connections for the wireless keyboard and mouse and cannot seem to get rid of it. Any help would be greatly appreciated. Thank you

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Hello HP Support nbsp I need white screen Vertical line on laptop the your help nbsp I have an nbsp HP Pavilion Notebook - n el energy star nbsp Product number F R EA ABZ running on nbsp Windows -bit System Intel R Core TM i - U CPU GHz GHz RAM GB Processor Graphics in use Intel R HD Graphics GOP version nbsp Since yesterday after some updates probably but I don't know which ones a white vertical line has appeared on the right-hand side of the screen and it doesn't go away nbsp I cannot watch films or videos do any work without this line disturbing the screen it is really annoying and unpleasant nbsp Everything else is normal and running properly I think nbsp Vertical white line on the laptop screen I have tried to solve it by downloading updated versions of the graphics processor but when I go to your website for my laptop there are three downloads recommended for the graphics processor nbsp Driver per scheda grafica Intel ad alta definizione HD - - Versione M nbsp orDriver scheda grafica NVIDIA - - Versione M nbsp orDriver per scheda grafica AMD ad alta definizione HD - - Versione M nbsp I don't know which one I have to download so I have not downloaded any and in any case I don't know whether that would solve my problem nbsp Can you please help me nbsp nbsp Many Thanks in advance Patrizia

A:Vertical white line on the laptop screen

Hey Patrizia,Welcome to the HP Forums!The first steps that you should attempt is to make sure that the vertical white lines do not appear in the BIOS. To do this I have included the steps below.1. Turn off your computer2. Make sure you have connected the power cable3. Turn on your notebook, as it is starting press the  F10 button repeatedlyOnce you are in the BIOS, if the lines are still present, it is likely a hardware failure. The next two steps may resolve the issue. The first one is to do a hard reset. I have included the document 'Performing a Hard Reset or Forced Reset'. The next and final step is to perform a BIOS update. I have included the information here for you 'Updating the BIOS'.Let me know if the issue does not appear in the BIOS.Hope this helps!




I worked on behalf of HP

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Hi,

I have a Dell Inspiron 3537 model. It has been giving me a problem on and off. There is white vertical line which comes right in the middle of the screen. I used to press a little lightly on the screen and it used to disappear. But since morning it has been constantly there and troubling me a lot.
Request help asap and thanks a ton in advance.
Regards,
Abhinay

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The only way to permanently solve the problem is to replace the LCD -- if the system is under warranty, contact Dell and they'll do that for you. If it's not, the screen you depends upon whether it's a standard LCD (about $50-100) or a touchscreen (requires the complete assembly;  about $200).

http://en.community.dell.com/support-forums/laptop/f/3519/t/19983739
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On my Dell Studio 1749 a vertical white line has appeared about 3 inches in from the left hand side.  It started off about 1mm wide but is gradually increasing in width and is now about 4mm wide.  There is no problem on an external monitor when connected.
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Thank you.

A:Vertical white line appeared on display.

Hi  Ian,
This could be an issue with the LCD. To isolate the issue follow below steps:

Check if the vertical lines appear in BIOS screen (Restart the computer and tap F2 on Dell logo).
Also restart the computer and check the display in Safe mode (Restart the computer and press F8 on Dell logo and select Safe mode)
Run the diagnostics on the computer (Restart the computer by holding the” D” and power button and wait till the LCD test completes) and let me know the test result for LCD.

Awaiting your response!

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A:Thin White Vertical Line on the left side of desktop

Hi there
If you are using an external TV type of monitor go into the menu of the Monitor -- usually via a remote controller etc. Somewhere in the Video / picture setups you should see an option like auto adjust picture / size or something like that -- then the image should fit the screen perfectly.

(Assuming of course that you have set the resolution (in the PC settings) of the monitor to one it can handle).

Cheers
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A:Vertical white line right side of Hp dv6t 3200 laptop display

I believe the HP Pavilion dv6t 3200 has integrated graphics, meaning the graphics are soldered to the motherboard.
It is possible that it is the screen, but personally i think it could be the graphics chip. You mentioned that when you connect to an external display the "white line" is no longer visible.

You refer to the cable possibly being the problem are you referring to the HDMI cable or the cable that connects the screen to the motherboard?

If you are talking about the cable that connects the screen to the motherboard, the cable is soldered to the screen therefore if it is the cable a new screen will be needed. Can you take a picture of the line you are seeing please as this will help me diagnose the problem.

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A:vertical line on screen

kimsou said:



This happened before and when I changed the wallpaper it went away. This red line on the righthand side won't go away! is this bad news? Time to use the guarantee? again... the shop changed my pc already once 2 weeks after I bought it... please can someone tell me if I can fix it myself? thanks anyoneClick to expand...


If there is a warranty or Guarantee in place for the item then dont try to fix it, you can void any warranty, take it back again and again until you get a working system or until you get your money back.

Regards
 

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A:a vertical line on screen

The screen's cable is most propably damaged. Just to confirm that the fault is in the monitor, post a screenshot from a time where the line appears... Replacing the cable will not be the simplest job, I assume, but will be quite an easy fix...
 

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A:Vertical Yellow Line Down the Screen

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nuthin? No one?
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A:Solved: White Screen then Multicolor Vertical Lines on Dell LCD

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Could anyone help me with this?
 
As well, sorry for the toaster quality photo. I only had a tablet on-hand to take pictures with...
 
 
Here is a slightly higher quality photo...

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A:Vertical, thin, pink dotted line on computer screen...

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A:White Horizontal line on top of the screen

Could u give some specs what monitor and video card, what operating system? what computer?
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/white-horizontal-line-on-top-of-the-screen.208508/
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A:White line along edge of screen

Connect an external monitor - does the line appear?

If NO, then you have an internal cable or screen issue.

If YES, then you have a graphics chip/card issue.

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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/thin-white-line-on-screen.182855/
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Just when you play the game do the lines show, or ever since no matter what program is running?

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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/green-and-white-line-stuck-on-screen.385949/
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Check the connection from the monitor to the PC. Try another monitor. If no change in the problem, trying a new graphics card is a reasonable thing to do. More information on your system would be needed before suggesting what kind of card would work.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/pc-start-with-white-screen-v-with-few-line-color.581706/
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A:Black Screen with Flashing White Line

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dd if=/dev/sda of=mbr.bin bs=512 count=1

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http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/414879/black-screen-with-flashing-white-line/
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A:IE9 in full screen shows white line at bottom

I've forgot to mention: go full screen (F11) and hide the status bar to see the white line at the bottom of a black screen.

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A:My laptop's screen is gone black with a white line blinking on the top left corner

Hi, and welcome to TSF.

Firstly: try to boot in Safe mode ( Press F8 during startup and select safemode) Does it boot normaly now?

Also: when pressing F8 during startup you could also get the option to "Repair your computer". Click that and go to startup repair.

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A:NEC LCD...red vertical line

IT seems that Part of your LCD monitor is not functioning Correctly. Under Normal Circumstances your monitor maybe do a POST ( power on self Test ) and the line is Initated that way. You may want to try Booting into Safe Mode and DOS prompt to see if the line goes away. If its does Its mostlikely a driver issue. If not then its the monitor and you should return it. Also try hooking up another monitor to it just to see if you have the same prob. JFYI you have Display adapters and Monitor Drivers make sure you have both up to date.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/nec-lcd-red-vertical-line.111030/
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I'm not sure exactly what that is. Do you mean there's a line there when its turned on only, or is it always there, even when shut off?

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http://www.sevenforums.com/general-discussion/331557-vertical-line.html
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A:Yellow Vertical Line

Hello I understand your concern and my since apologies. Personally I wpuld suggest to visit support.hp.com and initiate a chat support or use our phone number. I am afraid, we can only provide repair options to those units in warranty, however you can expose your case and see if there is something else to be done. Good Luck!




Regards;SmileyI am an HP employeePlease click the White Kudos star to say thanks for helping.Please mark Accept As Solution if my help has solved your issue.

http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Video-Display-and-Touch/Yellow-Vertical-Line/td-p/5625916
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http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/vertical-line-on-pc-monitor.23674/
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A:Vertical Purple Line

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A:laptop vertical white lines

Could be a failing display or a short in the ribbon cable connecting the display to the main board.
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/laptop-vertical-white-lines.1047877/
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A:Vertical white stripes on LCD monitor

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http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/vertical-white-stripes-on-lcd-monitor.101486/
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A:blue vertical line on my desktop

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Dear Sir A vertical line is in the midle of my Laptop. How to resolve this issue?Please suggest. Regards,Jagesh[personal information removed]

A:A vertical line in middle of Laptop

Hi /@jagesh, Thank you for your query.  I understand that you have a vertical line in the middle of  the notebook display. Here is link to    HP Notebook PCs - Troubleshooting a Notebook LCD Panel Issue (Windows 8/8.1, 7)HP Notebook PCs - Troubleshooting a Notebook LCD Panel Issue (Windows 8/8.1, 7) as a guide.    Please let me know the outcome. Thank you  for participating in the HP Forums! We want to help you as well as others who may experience a similar issue. Please consider marking the post that resolves your issue as  "Accept as Solution?  to help other community  members!To say thanks for the assistance, please click the ?Thumbs Up Icon? below.

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I have a westinghouse LCM17v2SL monitor . I shut down my whole computer to move . It was shut down for 3weeks & when I rehooked everything back up & restarted computer & monitor I all of a sudden have a green vertical line running from top to bottom of screen . I cannot move it at all . Line stays on monitor even after I remove the cable to the computer . Any help would be appreciated
 

A:green vertical line on monitor

Make sure that the cable is connected properly on the back of the monitor and the video card. Then try to go to the system BIOS of the PC to see if the green line is apparent. If that is the case the problem is not the video driver. Then try to run the monitor self test to see if the green line will show up. Look for instructions on your manual. If the green line is showing up on the self-test then you have a monitor issue and it needs to be replaced otherwise it is a video card problem and needs to be replaced.
 

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I have a vertical red line on my display.  It does not appear on the external monitor.  Sometimes it is two pixels wide, sometimes one.  When I press on it with some force (not just a light touch) it sometimes changes thickness or disappears, but returns with either one or two pixel thickness when I release pressure. I hae a Lenovo x201 Tablet (0831CTO) Multi-Touch display wih a 6QET68WW (1.38) BIOS. TIA










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A:Red Vertical Line Disappears When Pressed Then Re-...

The problem is something called a column driver. There is a connection to every column of pixels on your screen. If you have a wxga screen, there are 1280 of them. The connection is made by a strip of tape with contacts, that is held against the back of the panel by the adhesive between the contacts. Sometimes, the tape works its way loose due to age or vibration. It can be strained through incorrect routing of cables, etc during assembly or repair. It can also come loose if the screen is hit or strained. The "fix" is to replace the screen. If it is under warranty, I suggest calling Lenovo.

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Hi,I see a sky blue or cyan color vertical line on my HP Pavilion dv6 laptop (beats audio version). i checked the device manager- network adapter- Microsoft Teredo Tunneling adapter had issue. I tried to to follow the steps mentioned on the link provided below, by uninstalling the microsoft teredo driver on my laptop. http://www.dell.com/support/article/us/en/04/SLN295633/EN however, the issue still persists. i do not know how to fix it.Please assist me with this issue. Thanks,Sowm

A:VERTICAL LINE ON HP PAVILION DV6 LAPTOP

SOM29 Hello;Allow me to welcome you to the HP forums!I read your post about a vertical blue line on your display and wanted to help.It's highly unlikely that this is a driver issue, and much more likely that this is either a failing display, or a failing video chipset, or both -- and both of these last two are very expensive to fix, likely more than simply replacing the laptop. A way to see if it IS the video driver is to boot into safe mode -- in which case, the special video drivers would then NOT be working:  http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/69585-safe-mode.htmlGood Luck========================================================================I am a volunteer and I do not work for, nor do I represent, HP.---------------------------------------------------------------If my posts helped you, please click the Thumbs-Up symbol on my post to say thanks.If my posts solved your problem please click "Accept As Solution".========================================================================

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I recently bought a new HannS.G 22Inch widescreen TFT monitor and it displays a 1 pixel width vertical line of varying colours from top to bottom, which overprints the entire display, however it only shows up in the operating system, i.e.not in the bios at startup. The line is on the right hand side and does disappear and reappear randomly, but not with a restart. I have used it on two computers with the same effect.

Any ideas would be much appreciated

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A:Vertical Line on Monitor display?

Well the first thing is that since it's new it's under warranty so you'll probably be sending or taking it back. Since it shows the same problem on two machines I'd bet on it.

The only other thing I can suggest is to make sure you're running it in it's native resolution and refresh rate.
 

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Hello everyone!

A couple days ago, my LCD monitor has been showing a pink vertical line towards the right side of the screen. This is rather annoying. Whenever this is present and I turn off the monitor & turn it back on, it fails to find the video source and goes to sleep mode. I attached a picture of my issue to this thread.

This pink line doesn't appear immediately. It usually shows up after about 5-15 minutes of computer use, and very rarely disappears on its own. Any help would be appreciated.

A:Vertical Pink Line on LCD Monitor

Hook another computer up to it to test.

If same pink line shows up, then you know the LCD is failing.

If the pink line doesn't show up, then you know it's an issue with your GPU (either drivers, or hardware failure).

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Hi Tech Support,

I have a red pixelated vertical line that started growing yesterday. It is one third of the way horizontally on my desk top. It extends into my lower menu bar and was just halfway up my screen yesterday. Today it is bolder and goes almost completely the entire way up. I have tried rebooting and virus scans with no luck. The computer is several years old and in constant use, so I imagine something has "bit-the-dust." Thx
 

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I have a vaio Z series notebook, and starting yesterday when I turned it on I had a small black vertical
black line maybe a quarter of an inch, today when I turned it on it is up the entire right side of my screen...Please help! I love my vaio notebook and dont want to loose it!!
Thank you for any assistance!!!
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A:Vaio Vertical black line

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If you can it would be useful to connect the netbook to an external monitor. If it is no longer present (and I think it won't be but , then the problem is with the laptop screen. It is possible that it could also be the connection from the netbook MB to the screen.
 

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Hi All I ve recently bought a brand new Samsung T LCD monitor and LCD Blue Vertical on Line New Monitor everything was fine when I first connected it to my PC but then about half an hour later a vertical thin bright blue line appeared on the screen I checked the cables trying both VGA and DVI and I installed and updated software and drivers for the monitor and the computer but the line stayed put The next day it had disappeared Then it appeared again at random THEN for four days it didn t appear at all so I hoped it had sorted itself out But today it is back It s not a software problem as the line appears even at POST and it s not a cable problem because the quot No Signal Input quot message displayed when the cable is disconnected also has the line It doesn t appear on screenshot images The monitor is running at native resolution x but the line appears on a non-native resolution Vertical Blue Line on New LCD Monitor as well I bought it from Amazon so I m hoping there s a simple solution so that I don t have to go through the hassle of packaging it all back up and arranging for it to be returned Lazy I know Any ideas or suggestions would be hugely appreciated I can t think of what else to try Thanks guys Sarah nbsp

A:Vertical Blue Line on New LCD Monitor

If the line is appearing in the monitor's built-in menus, the fault is with the monitor's internal electronics. Repair or replacement may be your only choices.
 

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heres the problem i had in the past sometimes of the itme while playing games i would get distortion on the screen artifacts would pop up and the computer would line nvidia problem vertical usually completely lock up and i would have to restart myself when i clicked the restart button on my tower it would start and there would still be distrortion on the screen words overlapping and such when i got to the windows screen it wouldnt start and instead i would get a blue screen which would talk about nvlddmkm sys however when i shutdown entirely and started up again it would fix the issue now i recently got this problem again and didnt think much of it i shut down the computer for the day but when i came back to it the problem nvidia vertical line problem was still there when i tried to get on i got the same blue screen i did the other times however this time completely shutting down didn t do the trick and now i am stuck in safe mode ive tried switching drivers rolling back with system resore and neither seems to work im on vista x and my vid card is a nvidia gx the vertical lines i have are in groups of and there are groups and they change with my screen meaning if its all black in an area so are they its weird and its giving me a headache any help is appreciated nbsp

A:nvidia vertical line problem

nvlddmkm.sys is a driver for your NVIDIA graphics card. Have you looked for possible updates for your NVIDIA driver on their website?
 

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I started seeing a very thin (1 or 2 pixels) vertical red line directly in the center of the Flash Player window about 6 weeks ago and I have been unable to fix it.  The red line does not appear when I am watching videos in VLC Media Player, and it does not occur in all Flash Player videos, but it does appear in most of them.  I rolled my driver back from 16.300.2311.0 to 16.150.2401.1002 and it was still occurring,  So I reinstalled the current version of the driver and chipset.  I'm using the Radeon Crimson software, AMD Radeon R7 Graphics, on a Windows 10 64 bit OS, with an AMD A10-7850K  processor.  Can someone please provide me with the steps to get rid of this vertical line?  Thanks very much.

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Yesterday suddenly my laptops monitor turned pink with white vertical lines on it. I tried these things to solve:1. Restart System2. Memory Check3. Video Driver Re-install4. Troubleshooting5.  Pulled out the battery and kept my laptop turned off for a while6. Disabling both GPUs (Intel HD Graphics 4600 + AMD Radeon HD 8750m) But no luck....! The width of the white sripes keeps changing to wider-thinner. I'm using the latest BIOS:  01.31 Rev.AAnd Latest GPU Drivers I'm confused if it's connection problem or GPU problem! I'm badly in need of a working solution 

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