Forum discussion tagged with flicker.
  1. T

    [SOLVED] Black screen flickers, changes mouse dpi settings ?

    My screen will flash black for .5 secs, display the input method (Display port in upper right), and will make my mouse settings go way too sensitive. I've used this pc for the last 5 years, never had this until I got this monitor, even then it's been about 8 months or so since I've had it. It...
  2. S

    Question Windows 10 Visual Elements are lagging occasionally But dosen't seem a performance issue

    Hey people , I just upgraded from win 7 to win 10 ( Clean install on new Disk ) some bothering problems I'm facing which one of them is lagging of windows explorer that occurs randomly most of the time on system idle ( Looks like being under load make it less likely to happen ) Doesn't matter...
  3. AinarScorp

    Question Acer Predator XB273U GX flickers with G-Sync enabled ?

    Hi, everyone I started experiencing very annoying flickering (or black flashing) on my monitor. It goes away if I turn off g-sync, but I would not want to part with it since I payed so much for this monitor. I tried switching cables and adapting in CRU, but did not work. I don't do any...
  4. gogisurmanidze

    [SOLVED] G-sync causes brightness flickering at 240Hz on Samsung LC27RG50 ?

    Hello there. I experience G-sync brightness flickering in games. It only flickers when G-sync is enabled and refresh rate is set to 240 Hz. It doesn't flicker on desktop, only in the games. Disabling G-sync fixes flickering in the games but the monitor is running at 240 Hz all the time. It...
  5. TripleYoThreat

    Question KVM DisplayPort flickering and lines on screen, only with 1 computer

    Hi, hope you're well! I hope I'm posting in the right place I've been working with computers for ~16 years and I have a really interesting problem here. I have a DisplayPort KVM with two outputs. I have 1 computer, Luxa, and one new computer, MechBot. Now when Luxa is connected through the KVM...
  6. WaywardSun

    Question Can somebody tell me why my display flickers for five seconds or so a the same time every day?

    So, every day, my computer screen flickers briefly at exactly the same time, 6:15 PM PST. If I'm in a game or a piece of software is running, I get pulled to desktop. The screen flashes similar to the way it does when you change the resolution in a graphically intensive piece of software, and...
  7. danallenhtn

    Question Intermittent Flickering External Display - Basic Electronics

    Looking for help understanding what hardware is the failing culprit. U28D590 Display Samsung 4k 28" Been running current configuration for years Computer is 2012 MacPro (cheese grater) AMD Radeon HD 7xxx 3 GB Graphics Card HDMi out of computer to HDMI port (1.4) on monitor Symptom: varies ...
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    Question Graphical issue with objects and camera shaking, shadows flickering, can anyone identify the problem?

    Hi guys I have had some weird issues with multiple games Shaking objects and clothes especially on main character and NPCs. Shaking camera when above happens flashing lights and shadows, which I think is somehow related to above issues I have tried everything, including fresh windows on a new...
  9. PepegaPC

    Question New 165HZ Monitor Flickering

    I got a 165hz monitor before and I noticed the screen would flicker at random times, I went and replaced it and now 3 days later the monitor is flickering again. The monitor I got is a Acer Nitro 23.8" FHD 165Hz and I have an RX580. I have a feeling it must be the settings in my pc or something...
  10. PauLinhuu21

    Question Trace and horizontal flicker Asus monitor VP247HAE

    Hey guys. I recently bought the Asus VP247HAE monitor and have had some constraints in using it. It turns out that (in the factory options) the image trace is large, and I see this by dragging windows or even the cursor itself. I also noticed that in videos with a lot of movement the image...
  11. CrunkMonkie

    Question Pulsing/Flickering Monitor

    Hi everyone, thanks for taking the time to read. I'm having flickering issues with a new monitor, specs below. CPU: AMD Ryzen 7 1700 GPU: MSI GTX 1070 Motherboard: AX370-Gaming K7 Ram: 16g DDR4 3200MHz Main Monitor: Acer XZ242Q (Flickering Monitor) connected via DP Cable Secondary Monitor: BenQ...
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    Question Display flickering/issues with AOC I2369VM IPS LED 23" HDMI monitor but only during gameplay ?

    Hi, I'm just looking for some advice in relation to my desktop. My rig is over 5 years old now and is: Z170 Gaming Pro Motherboard, Dark Rock Pro 3 Cooling System, i7 6700k 4.0GhZ, 16GB DDR4 RAM, Nvidia GTX 980 with an 850W PSU. I have 2 AOC I2369VM 23" IPS LED Monitors setup and connected to...
  13. S

    Question Been having serious issues over the last week. BlueScreens and Crashes

    Hello everyone I'll start off with what specs I am running: Asus prime pro x570 Gigabyte Gaming OC 3080 64 GB gskill trident z neo 3600mhz Ryzen 7 5800x My friend helped me build this PC around late November and everything has been perfect from then to about last week. We set the bios profile...
  14. N

    Question Flickering with HDR enabled

    With HDR enabled on windows 10 the screen flickers slightly. It's hard to tell but it seems like a copy of the screen that flashes up for a micro second slightly off centre. Has anyone ever had this problem and found a fix please.
  15. D

    [SOLVED] Flashing screen after logging in and ram issues

    Not sure if right thread if its a mobo ,ram or a display issue. So my friend is currently having issues with his system atm. Hes been having ram issues with it not running at the xmp/docp rating where it caused his system to not boot half the time. However as of recent he has upped the voltage...
  16. Dal777

    [SOLVED] Black screen flicker after ram upgrade

    Hello I recently upgraded my RAM from DDR4 16gb to 32gb. Same RAM which is the TridentZ Gskills 8gb 3200mhz sticks. In bios I tried running on auto but the RAM will only run at 933mhz. So then back into bios changed from auto to the DOHC (I think that's what it's called ) anyway and chose my RAM...
  17. Question How can I resolve this Monitor flickering issue?

    Hi, Recently I got a problem with my moitor. I got a weird flicker on a half of the display and it doesn't disappear ( you can see in the picture below). The monitor is not cracked or dropped, It was on standby for a few weeks and then this happend. I tried different solutions for this...
  18. Question Display glitches Issues with BENQ BL2420PT 1440p and RTX 2080 Super

    Hello, I picked myself up a 1440p display the other day as my third monitor and now I'm getting tearing/glitches whenever my computer comes out of the sleep mode or when the monitor is woken up in any other way. The 1440p monitor is connected via display-port(No issues when using HDMI, no...
  19. Lucasry

    [SOLVED] My screen flickers/flimmers at 144 hz

    Hey there! My screen flickers/flimmers at 144 hz, but when i turn it down to 120 hz, it works without hiccups. Any solves for this, or is it just broken? My screen: MSI Optix AG32CQ Video of it: https://vimeo.com/user119200782/review/436723280/24ce6e23cf
  20. D

    [SOLVED] Switched display adapter to GPU and Chrome flickers occasionally

    My desktop runs an Intel i5-7600 with 16GB ram and an AMD R5 430 GPU. Previously, my monitor was plugged into the Intel motherboard using a VGA cable, connected to the Intel HD Graphics 630. Several days ago, I found a DP cable and thus switched the display connection to the AMD GPU. However...
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    Question Damaged PCIe x16 slot??

    Howdy, Its me. Again. I finally traded in my 5700xt that was a brick with black screens and got a 2070 super, only to get home and realize my smart butt didn't delete the AMD drivers. After installing the NVIDIA GPU, I was plagued with pixel artifacts and random flickers and screen tares. I then...
  22. R

    [SOLVED] RTX 2080 low fps, prior spontaneous 980ti catastrophic failure

    Let me know if I should post in a different thread. Specs: RTX 2080 Gigabyte i7 6700 3.4GHz 2 x 8GB DDR3L Kingston 1600MHz 850 EVO 250GB SSD (Windows 7 OS drive) 500GB SSD (Games drive) 2TB HDD (Storage) ASRock Z170 Pro 4-D3 LGA1151 DDR3 ATX Mobo Noctua NH-U12S CPU Cooler Thermaltake 750W...
  23. S

    [SOLVED] Flickering screen desktop

    Hey, Yesterday i had a blue screen and nothing worked so i was told to put my bios on default settings and boot it up (it worked again). Today i started my pc but my icons didnt load in and i couldt use my mouse and my screen started flickering. I allready tried to repair my windows but it didnt...
  24. H

    [SOLVED] sudden black screen for seconds and sudden line of pixel flickering

    hi i have a r9 380 with r3 2200 i am experiencing black screen ever so often and thick lines across the monitor of pixel flicker for a moment i have tried to install a clean gpu driver and did not work and i tried to downgrade to 19.1.3 amd driver and still did not work i cant seem to solve...
  25. N

    [SOLVED] Weird booting issue, what could be causing it?

    I don’t know where the to start with this or what is causing this issue and that’s why I’m here Before I begin here are my computer specs. Intel Core i7-2600 3.4 GHz Quad-Core Processor Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO 82.9 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler ASRock H61M-VG3 Mini ITX LGA1155...
  26. C

    Question Possible Flicker on acer XV272U?

    I recently purchased the acer XV272U 1440p ips monitor and after a few days of use I noticed a few odd things going on. I was watching YouTube when I noticed that the screens brightness looked as if it was changing levels. The monitor didn’t look as if it was flickering to black but more just...
  27. S

    [SOLVED] My games feel laggy. Some colors are slightly flickering occasionally.

    I really don't know how to write all this but I hope it is clear: * 2 weeks ago I bought a new RX 580. Everything was perfect. A week later I got myself a new monitor. No issues whatsoever. Because of the end of W7 support, I decided to upgrade yesterday to 10 by doing a clean install of 10...
  28. R

    Question Freesync flicker

    Hi! I recently bought the https://www.msi.com/Monitor/Optix-MAG271CQP/Specification and I love it, except for 1 issue I can't seem to fix. Using Freesync causes alot of brightness flicker\pulsing. Even within the 48-144 range. Anyone got any idea on how to handle this? I use a GTX 1080ti btw...
  29. J

    [SOLVED] MSI SDK gives my monitor flickering problem

    Hey, all. I just finished a gaming build for my friend. The build went wonderfully and the system recognizes every component. I’ve installed Windows but only after I finished installing MSI Dragon Center, my display flickers. It’s a not an on-off flicker, though. More like a bright-dim flicker...
  30. N

    Question Screen blacks out randomly

    My screen(s) randomly flicker or go black for up to 3 seconds at a time during "menial" tasks (like having YouTube open while browsing Reddit or opening Telegram or Google Docs). It's been doing this on ALL of my monitor setups, from when I used three 1600x1440 monitors, to when I switched to...
  31. A

    [SOLVED] Flickering white bars while playing games

    I've been playing games with my gtx 960m Dell laptop for a long time, but few days ago I got some flickering white bars as soon as the game starts. It's just while playing games but when I exit from the game, it reverts back to normal. Like this
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    Question Top of screen black flickering / blinking

    I bought the system a week ago and i just noticed if G-sync on (not sure because of G-sync but if i disable seems fine) and low resolution randomly appear that flickers. (nature resolution seems fine to but not sure to). PROCESSOR:Intel Core i9-9900K GPU: ASUS DUAL 2080 TI MOTHERBOARD: ASUS...
  33. X

    [SOLVED] Radeon RX560 screen flicker on Windows

    Hey guys, I'll start by giving the specs to my PC that I put together, CPU: Core i5-3470 GPU: Radeon RX560 , 4GB Storage: 128GB SSD + 500GB HDD RAM: 8GB (8x1) PSU: 350 Watt OS: Windows 10 1903 running with the latest drivers from AMD for the GPU I've been facing screen flickering while I am...
  34. M

    Question Backlight flickering past ~20%

    I have a Tongfang Chassis, one of Walmart's "OP" branded laptops. (1060, 16gig variant) Backlight was working generally fine aside from random occasional flickering that I assumed was related to the bios, but that only lasted for a few seconds in-game. While I was playing a game with my sister...
  35. K

    [SOLVED] Lenovo Yoga acting really weird

    Hello! I have a Lenovo Yoga laptop and the display acts really weird sometimes(video). I have tried to update the system, uninstalled drivers with DDU. I myself think it's a software problem because it was working fine for like 5 months and then randomly started to flicker like that, but maybe...
  36. A

    Question Windows 10 red screen flicker

    Hello Currently in facing a problem with windows 10 When I sign into Windows there is slight red flicker every time Video : https://drive.google.com/file/d/1je61HQ2x9PbjyM2L7gSFNJnvSdZrJpjL/view?usp=drivesdk Please help me Thanks
  37. A

    Question Everything on the monitor screen is shaky and kind of like vibrating

    Hello Everyone! I have the following PC: HP Elite 8100 CMT Core i5 650 3.2 GHz 4GB 1333Mhz RAM 1X 250GB 5400RPM HDD 1X 160 GB 7200RPM HDD 1X 320GB 5400RPM HDD Sapphire R7 260X OC I have an Acer AL1923 19inch 1280 x 1024 60Hz Monitor which is fairly old. Now the problem is when I set the monitor...
  38. P

    Question Gaming on both a high refresh rate G-Sync monitor and a 4K Freesync monitor

    Hello, I recently purchased a XB271HU, a G-Sync IPS 144hz 1440p monitor, that I'm currently using for gaming. What I wanted to do was pair this with another 4K monitor to use for video production, photo manipulation, etc, but I also wanted to game on it from time to time if I wanted to have the...
  39. C

    Question Screen Flicker

    Im not sure what is going on but I switched my gpu to a lower slot in my pc and it keeps flickering on and off.. Not frequently but every so often 3 or 4 times then it stops. All I have is my 970, a network card and I just put in today the elgato hd60 pro. Ive had this video card for about 4...
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    Question PC power flickering under load

    I am kind of new to PC and I built a hard line water cooling loop that is really clean. The only issue was that I forgot an oring to the GPU and leaked water right over the psu and GPU 2 times looking for where a small leak was. I found the leak and used silicone because it still leaked with an...