Windows® 7 Video Problems
How to fix monitor and video card issues in Windows 7?
Video problem is one of the major problems caused in the Windows 7 platform. There might be several reasons for the bad video display of your system. It might because of the problems with the video card of your system and it might also because of the problems with the monitor of the screen. Sometime cables connecting to your system might also results in video problems. By adjusting the brightness and resolution levels you might solve it to some extend. You need to check certain things when you have a video problem. If the contrast and brightness buttons of the monitor is turned all the way down might be a reason for the black monitor screen. Change your monitor if there is any problem with your old monitor. Make sure that you are not using broken or bent connectors. Try to replace your old cables with good cables to solve Window 7 video problems.
Following are some of the causes and symptoms of Windows 7 video problems:
- Causes for video problems
- Symptoms of video problems
- Tips to solve this issue
Causes for video problems
Problems with video drivers might be caused due to various reasons. Sometimes, video problems might be caused due to drivers of video card. You need to install latest and updated versions of the video drivers for your video cards. Incompatible drivers also cause video problems. If the Microsoft DirectX is not properly installed in your system might also cause video problems. Bad monitors and cheap connecting cables might also results in the video problems.
Symptoms of video problems
Sometimes your computer might hang or it stops responding. You might also meet with an error message in your screen. The screen of your computer might become black is another symptom of video problem. Appearing of horizontal lines across your computer screen is another symptom. Your system might get rebooted spontaneously or you might not able to read anything on the screen of your monitor. While you play games it become distorted or fuzzy.
You need to make sure that the video drivers are compatible with your Operating System. You need to install the latest version DirectX in your System. If there is any problem with the display screen of your system, you need to swap it. Before installing video card, you need to check whether the video card supports your Windows 7 Operating System. Improper power supply while watching video on your system might cause problems thus, you need to give proper power supply.
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