artifact issues

Forum discussion tagged with artifact issues.
  1. J

    Question Is my GPU fixable or will I have to completely replace it?

    Hello, I'm trying to diagnose and, hopefully, troubleshoot a problem I'm having with my GPU. I've added all my specs to the end of this post. Wanted to try some options before committing to buying a new card. We had a bad lighting storm last night and upon starting my PC I started seeing small...
  2. D

    Question Artifact on monitor, disappears in strange conditions

    My monitor is a VIOTEK GN27C2 27” 144Hz, and recently I've noticed a strange artifact/error on my screen. It shows up most on white/gray backgrounds, but disappears when I put my cursor over it... leading me to believe it isn't a dead area and just some sort of software issue. I've never seen...
  3. N

    Question Lenovo Thinkbook 14 IML shows pink flickering on the screen ?

    I've noticed a pink flickering/artifacting on the screen a couple times now. Unable to replicate it though. Any ideas what could be done? Is it a hardware problem or something to do with drivers? A clip of the issue: View: https://imgur.com/a/SO0gnVF Specs: Lenovo Thinkbook 14 IML i3-10110U...
  4. Question Is it fixable?

    So basically I opened Firefox and the Google logo and the webpage glitched... After 2 minutes the whole computer did the same until a BSOD with TDR Video Failure (or something) appeared on the screen (fully glitched). It does boot to Windows but the PC freezes when trying to turn it off or...
  5. L

    [SOLVED] RTX 3080 Ti having intermittent issues

    Specs: OS Windows 10 Pro CPU I7-10700K @ 3.8GHz Motherboard ROG STRIX Z490-F Gaming GPU Gigabyte RTX3080 Ti (GV-N308TVISION) PSU be quiet! Dark Power Pro 11 850W, BN653 RAM 32Gb(2 sticks) of G-Skill F4-3600C16-16GVKC NIC TG-3468 Monitors 2x Viotek GN24C Storage SanDisk SDSSDH3...
  6. sastrasena

    Question Early signs of GPU artifacting or just software issues ?

    Lenovo Legion 5 (AMD Ryzen 4600H, RTX 2060) Latest Update for Windows 10 and GPU driver, issue randomly appeared without changing anything. I believe my display is starting to show signs of artifacting, the most ive seen is 3 pixels at once but they vary in colors (black, dark blue, cyan, etc)...
  7. juanh614

    Question Rx 570 error

    I have a problem with my gpu (msi rx570 4gb) when i playing Elden ring as you can see in the image below: https://ibb.co/MRs43J3 I assume they are artifacts but I have been doing, for more than 3 hours, stress tests with Msi kombustor but no artifacts or errors in the Vram were found Also...
  8. Question Monitor heavily artifacts when starting on 144hz, lines taking up 95% of screen ?

    Im not sure what the problem is because it only happens on 144hz after a shutdown or reboot when i leave my computer for a couple of hours. im pretty sure its the monitor because i have switched slots with another monitor and it was fine running on 144hz. i have a 2070 and the monitor in the...
  9. Cynerious

    [SOLVED] My PC is articfacting and bluescreening.

    Hi Guys, I have a PC that has artifacts all the time. It happens as soon as I boot. Happens before asking if I want to go into BIOS, happens in BIOS, happens on startup and in windows. It doesnt go off. task manager doesnt pick up my GPU but it works. This all happened randomly when I was...
  10. Frost047

    Question Why my Gtx 1080 gaming x shows gray boxes then restart after like 2hours 100% full load

    Hi recently I bought gtx 1080 msi gaming x with broken fans I set the fan speed to 30% and the power limit to 67% so the gpu core temp is 67 at full load after like 2-3 hours of mining the gpu starts showing gray boxes then my pc restarts is it gpu memory overheating? And will it be fixed by...
  11. Alienverde

    [SOLVED] 2 x GPU´s in same PC for different purposes ?

    is it possible to have 2 x gpu´s for different purposes in the same sistem, a friend of mine is running a rx580 8gb but its artifacting on some games and thats just make some of the games unplayable so he wants to buy a cheapper card for gaming and keep using the rx580 for Creativesuite stuff...
  12. J

    Question mind boggling artifacting effect on text and images

    hello, i've been having this really weird effect showing on my displays for at least a full year and i have no idea what could be causing it, so far i've tried the following to solve it: first of all buying a brand new monitor, the first monitor i've had didn't show this effect up until 2 or 3...
  13. EST1CKY

    [SOLVED] gpu dying?

    system specs: msi z390 a pro carbon ac 32gd ddr4 3600mhz evga 1080ti sc2 corsiar cx650 ps just trying to figure out whats wrong its freezing artifacting an then i just have to close the game an reset then its fine up unitl it hits 63 or 64c then itll freeze again only while im in a game tho...
  14. S

    Question Zotac Gtx 1060 3GB amp edition shows artifacts

    My gpu shows artifacts when clock speed/ temperature reach above certain level. I try to figure out what is the problem by looking at the board. It seems that the board is showing some water damage ( are those? Please advise) https://ibb.co/dK377qY << image. And the culprit most likely is these...
  15. T

    [SOLVED] Weird lines on bottom taskbar screen on fresh startup

    Hello guys, For like a month or so I have exactly the same issue when I startup my pc, i have this weird couple of lines on the bottom of the taskbar of my screen. This happens for a few minutes, than dissapear and dont appear, unless i entirely restart my pc, than those lines are back. OS is...
  16. W

    [SOLVED] 3080 Artifacting in some games, is it toast?

    Specs EVGA 3080 FTW3 Ultra Ryzen 5 5600x MSI Tomahawk x570 Corsair RMx 850 Gold PSU Spectrix XPG D50 2x8 RAM Ill start by saying my card is at stock clock speeds, and I have done a full DDU and driver reinstall. I have 3 dedicated PCIe 8 pic connectors to the card as EVGA recommends. Ive...
  17. U

    Question Many different visual problems with different apps and websites, is it my GPU, CPU, or Mobo?

    How’s it going everyone, I’ll get right to the chase, I know some stuff but not nearly enough. Hence why I am now here. The issue: I recently “upgraded” my computer going from an old Intel i5 with 16gb of ram and a GTX 970 to an AMD cpu with 64gb of ram and a GTX 1650 Super and am encountering...
  18. N

    [SOLVED] Is this GPU artifact?

    Hello guys. When playing CS GO I saw maybe artifacts on the screen. My gpu is MSI Gaming R9 270 and psu is Seasonic s12 620wat. I know it is old card. Here is the link to the video: View: https://youtu.be/vt0HvEGiEVA Any help will be appreciated.
  19. Joe_adonis_1

    [SOLVED] My PC or GPU is showing weird artifacts and crashing and restarting ?

    Hello there boys i got a problem with my pc or gpu Heres the story, i decided to mine lately because of the price of the bitcoin and which was decent anyways i mined with( nicehash miner) it didn’t give the wanted (mh/second) so i said lets try overclocking the memory i did overclock it badly...
  20. cupez

    Question Artifacts with Ryzen 5 3400g ?

    Can anyone can help me? I just brought ryzen 5 3400g and I got artifact after around 20minutes of playing games. is the trouble comes from the temperature I using? I don't know where is the problems come from. Is it the processor or the graphic card ? Thanks Spec: Ryzen 5 3400g GPU: integrated...
  21. 1

    [SOLVED] assassin's creed valhalla sky artifacting?

    i recently bought assassin's creed valhalla on launch im playing on 4k on a rtx 2080ti when i bought it games were stuttering and stuff things popping in but i soon found out the stuttering was caused by a slow hard drive and pop ins happen in all games but im playing assassin's creed valhalla...
  22. githi_g

    [SOLVED] Dumbell hit table hard, now PC is artifacting and then shutting down. What could be wrong?

    I recently started working out from home due to this covid mess and accidentally laid down my weights on the desk a bit hard. Almost immediately my screen lit up with checkerboard pattern artifacts and since then after some time using my PC whenever I knock my elbow on the table even lightly...
  23. TarikS

    [SOLVED] Should I buy a GPU that has artifacts under loads

    So I am looking for a new card to buy and I run up onto an MSI GamingX RX 580 8GB gpu, the owner says it has short black lines when its under a load. It is really underpriced. What could this mean for the GPU? Is it dying, does it just need new thermal paste, drivers etc. The owner also offers a...
  24. A

    [SOLVED] Blue Square appearing on boot

    Hello, I went to bed last night with my computer happy and fine. When I woke up and booted it had a wired blue Square appearing on the bottom right of the monitor. No idea where this came from. Here is a video of booting and what it looks like https://streamable.com/qg93ur
  25. J

    Question Computer artifacting please help! (Long story)

    Built a computer November of 2019 that has been giving me artifacting issues as of late. Specs: Ausus prime x470 pro mobo, ryzen 5 3600 overclocked to 4.2ghz, 32 gb of trident z neo at 3200mhz, Gigabyte RX 5700 xt 8gb not overclocked. I dont know if this has any significance but to start from...
  26. D

    Question I need some help with my artifacts problem.

    So basically i got a new graphics card (radeon RX 570), a new power supply, and a new ssd. ever since i installed them i'v been getting theese visual glitches my friend calls artifacts . theese happen literally at any moment, it can happen when i'm typing in my password on the lockscreen, it can...
  27. fragbruh

    [SOLVED] TV Display has strange artifacting in a band along the bottom

    Hello there, Seemingly overnight my TV developed an issue where the bottom ~1/5th of the TV has really heavy artifacting. This band is present both without an input source and with one, and has been tested with several different inputs (all produced the same error). I've attached a few photos...
  28. adi2d2

    Question Graphical glitches on MX150 laptop graphics card.

    Hi, I'm having issues with my laptop graphics card. Laptop: ACER Nitro 5 with Intel i5 8250u and 2GB Nvidia MX150 GPU. Graphical artifacts are appearing while playing games on DirectX. GPU stress tests based on Vulkan, OpenGL doesnt show any artifacts. Only visible in DirectX based test...
  29. A

    Question Newly bought GPU showing artifacts.

    So I recently bought a new Galax GTX 1660 6GB 1 Click OC GPU, it is totally new, no overclocking, the temperatures are totally stable, I used GPU-Z to check them and the temps are b/w 40-50 degree celcius. The booting is fine, Windows logo shows us totally fine but when the PC is booted up, the...
  30. suavsneaky

    Question PC Freezing with artifacts - Please Help

    Hi guys, short story, i bought a second hand gpu (8192MB ATI Radeon RX 470 Graphics (XFX Pine Group) 2 weeks ago and i started having this problem where my screen would freeze in games or when i alt tab, the weird thing its that when i do benchmark test (Valley) doesn t crash, it working, but as...
  31. D

    Question All of a sudden I have started seeing artifacts on my display (Images in comment Below)

    I recently updated my graphics card driver for my GTX 760 to the most recent drivers nvidia has brought out. This was roughly 3 weeks ago ish and its been fine, i have been playing ARK i have been playing Last Oasis and everything has been working fine. But then all of a sudden My game would...
  32. J

    Question RTX 2060 Artifacting (or something)

    I got a brand new Acer Predator Orion 3000 just a week or two ago. I had a bit of trouble with Windows but eventually got it up and running. I was playing Forza Motorsport 7 and was experiencing some minor artifacting and some strange texture distortions. I reset the game a few times and it was...
  33. P

    Question HELP! Modern Warfare is unplayable!

    So, Modern Warfare has run just fine on my PC since launch on maximum settings at 1440p. I have an RTX 2080 Super, Ryzen 7 3800x, and 16Gb of 3600MHZ RAM. The rest of my specs are in my signature. Today, however, I started getting massive graphical issues that make the game unplayable. They do...
  34. [SOLVED] Thin black and white lines in overwtach

    Hello. When I play an overwatch, periodically strange 1px white, gray and black stripes appear in the upper right corner and, more rarely, under the сrosshair. I already changed both the video card and the monitor, but the lines remained. Has anyone had such a problem? Does anyone know how to...
  35. AleKattax

    Question PC restarts

    My pc restarts when CPU and GPU are used at about 100%; for example when I'm on call of duty bo4 when I lock my fps on 60 it doesn't crash but when I don't lock my fps it does crash. In stress tests my GPU doesn't crash on 100%. Before the pc restarts classic overclock artifacts appear. GTX 1660...
  36. Z

    [SOLVED] Artifact-like issue but not sure if artifact

    Sorry for the vague title, I'm not exactly sure what's going on. I just recently built my new computer, as well as got a new 2K 144HZ monitor to enjoy it on. https://pcpartpicker.com/b/7qD2FT There's all the parts with links just in case you need any more technical specs, but to sum it up in...
  37. Positive_Cortega

    [SOLVED] Black lines/artifacts on Siege with an RX 5600 XT

    I’m getting black lines on my screen while playing Siege, but only on some menus while moving the mouse. I did a quick Google search and apparently this happened with some Vega cards about a year ago. My 5600 XT is brand new, so I don’t think it could be a hardware issue. Just changed to AMD...
  38. Thsm

    Question Black screen with artifact while trying to install gpu driver

    I bought a new card Gigabyte rtx 2060 super and it works very smoothly until today i turned on the pc and right before it goes in to login screen on windows it freezes on the aorus logo showing some green lines and then after 2 to 3 secs it loads the login screen but in the most lowest...
  39. B

    [SOLVED] Powercolor RX 580 Artifacting

    Hello, about a month ago I purchased a Powercolor Red Dragon RX 580 4GB. I've been using it at stock speeds in my PC, but about a day ago, I turned it on and the 580 started articacting badly on the desktop. Naturally, I DDU'd it and re-installed stable drivers to no avail. I decided to give the...
  40. Elixs

    [SOLVED] Dying GPU

    I have a RTX 2070 since January 9 2019 and it is starting to act weird. What are the odds for a new RTX card of dying with less than a year old and with no overclock at all? Here is a video of my GPU artifacting before getting a BSOD: View: https://youtu.be/kki0LSC8N-s Thanks in advance.