Forum discussion tagged with flickering.
  1. A

    Question Viotek ultrawide monitor 2560 x 1080 @ 200Hz is flickering in certain games ?

    So recently I purchased some new parts for my setup a new monitor and new graphics card a rtx 3070ti and a Viotek ultrawide monitor 2560x1080 @ 200Hz. At first I had no real issues until I went to play Mafia Defenitive edition and Fallout 4 in certain situations mainly at night scenes my game...
  2. mossi

    Question GTX 1070, random pixelated lines flickering for a split second when connected to Displayport and setting the frequency above 75hz

    GTX 1070, random pixelated lines flickering for a split second when connected to Displayport and setting the frequency above 75hz This started happening randomly on Saturday as the screen going black for split seconds (like when it's updating drivers) but it kept doing it constantly. I switched...
  3. nahwes

    Question Monitor screen flickering at high refresh rates ?

    My monitor (Pixio PX7) keeps flickering likes this at 165 Hz. At 120 Hz - 144 Hz, less flickering. At 75 Hz, no flickering. I tried already: a different PSU a different VGA a different monitor(Acer Nitro VG271) a different motherboard multiple DP cables different OS different nvidia drivers...
  4. A

    Question Dell Precision T3500 + Asus GTX 660 Ti - flickering

    I have a Dell Precision T3500 with a Asus GTX 660 Ti 2GB that keeps flickering when the drivers are installed. The setup: Windows 10 Professional, Nvidia drivers 472 (2022) Asus GTX 660 Ti 2GB - has 2x PCIe 6-pin connection inputs Dell standard PSU 525W (1x PCIe 6-pin + [2x SATA-to-molex ->>...
  5. Ethereality

    Question Display issues with old game

    Hi everyone, I tried playing this old game from 2002 called Soldiers of Anarchy but I'm having some issues with the display. Strange flickering colors and patterns as can be seen in the video I took (link down below). View: https://imgur.com/a/feoXH96 I already switched the compabtibility...
  6. T

    Question GPU or something else causing this issue?

    I've been having this issue when opening up a game like RuneScape and this only happens in the logon screen, and also happens when I open my start menu and start moving the mouse these boxes will start flashing and flickering.. These are the only two places i've seen this happen. All my drivers...
  7. bananaboy78

    Question Flickering lights when moving camera, grainy/shimmering textures

    Hello, First of all, sorry for the long post. I really, really want to solve this as it's bee practically driving me nuts lately. I've been experiencing a few issues ever since building my brand new pc and it's just about driving me crazy. These two videos explain the issue pretty well...
  8. H

    Question TV-Monitor combo causes monitor-flicker ?

    Whenever I try to connect my older model Insignia TV to my PC, my main monitor will occasionally flicker. The flickering almost always happens when I am playing a game and there's a highly gpu-intensive situation (Like flickering car lights or like Totally Accurate Battle Simulator with a lot...
  9. R

    [SOLVED] Colors flickering, stuttering, and black “squares” on the screen ?

    Computer Type: Desktop, custom built GPU: ASUS GeForce RTX 3070 LHR 8192Mb TUF GAMING OC V2 (TUF-RTX3070-O8G-V2-GAMING), no overclock CPU: Intel Core i5 11500, no overclock Motherboard: MSI B560M PRO-VDH WIFI, latest BIOS (7D18v13) RAM: Crucial Ballistix RGB DDR4 3600MHz 16Gb (2x8Gb), XMP...
  10. A

    Question Msi g241: Flickering when using Displayport+144hz

    Hello, i have being using my msi with hdmi for the last couple of months with no problems whatsoever, today i upgraded to a gtx 1660 ( from a 970 ) and so i wanted to use the gsync compatibility that comes with this monitor, i bought a display port cable and when i plugged it, the screen kept...
  11. [SOLVED] Dell monitor flickers randomly

    Hello, i have a problem with my dell monitor (model S2721DGFA) and i cant figure out why it happens or if its my fault. So after a while the monitor starts flickering as shown at the image. First time it did it after 6+ hours of usage but now it happens in shorter period of time. I tried...
  12. M

    Question Random RGB flickering on ASUS Armoury Crate

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  13. C

    Question Every 60 Seconds, Windows 10 Freezes / CPU usage rises for 2 seconds (then resumes)

    Every 60 seconds, exactly on the minute (second hand on 12), almost all pop-up windows flicker and the computer freezes for about 2 seconds or less. If I'm typing a word in MSWord, for example, the word can't be finished until these few seconds pass. To troubleshoot, I opened Task Manager and...
  14. J

    Question Flickering on part of screen with a new RTX 3070 FE ?

    Hey guys, I just got my hands on a RTX 3070 Founder's Edition but after installing and booting up I noticed that the lower part of my main monitor flickers randomly every second or so. Here's a video of that in "action": View: https://imgur.com/a/lGmy1Ib Monitor is an ASUS PB278Q (1440p, 60...
  15. S

    Question Microsoft edge - When pausing video to ctrl + t for a new tab, screen flickers for a few seconds

    Is this a common issue when making a new tab while watching a video? This seems to happen more commonly on streaming sites and videos not on YouTube format. It's not a huge deal but it can be annoying and I'm wondering why it happens.
  16. Kangseul

    Question White flickering pixels ?

    History: I once had a problem where my pc would suddenly shut down and it turned out that my psu extension cables were faulty and so I removed them and used the original psu cables, after that incident I've been having this white flickering pixels problem on my monitor. Kindly watch: View...
  17. A

    [SOLVED] Pixel shaking / flickering on gray / dark colors with AMD R9 380 ?

    Hey there, I bought this msi r9 380 armor 2x 2GB card long time ago in 2015 and as I remember it always had this problem. But now I started thinking that this behaviour is not very good for eyes. Pixels are flickering or shaking, not sure how to describe, especially seen on gray colors (vs...
  18. L

    [SOLVED] Main monitor flickers when second one is turned on ?

    Hello everyone! I have two AOC C24G1 monitors and they are both hooked up to my gpu with displayport. Sometimes I only have one of them on and when I turn the second one on I get a flickering on the main monitor for like a second. Is this normal for displayport or there is an issue with...
  19. jyraya25

    Question screen flickering

    hello everyone ! yesterday i'v bought an old benq e900w 19" to replace my old hp vs17 everything works perfectly but the probleme is when i unplug the audio jack from the screen i notice some flickering like those old tv screens (noise distortion) which annoye me so please if you have an...
  20. n9neman

    Question Freesync brightness/lighting flickering

    Whenever I have freesync enabled, when I'm in games I get brightness flickering, and its quite noticeable. ESPECIALLY in menus/loading screens (although it still does it outside of menus). It doesnt seem to do it on desktop or anything, just in games. Things I've tried: Turning vsync on/off...
  21. F

    [SOLVED] Motherboard RGB LEDs blinking randomly

    I have a ASRock B550M Steel Legend and recently my motherboard's RGB lights started to randomly blink, i've always had it at full red. I filmed it. First it started to randomly decrease the brightness of the LEDs, then it would blink a greenish color (second video), now it blinks a blue color...
  22. Lyith Hawwar

    Question Screen flickering/going black

    So I've had my system for a few years now, built it almost 3 years ago and its been working fine. Recently(the past few weeks) whenever I play a game, the screen frequently flickers and then goes black for a few seconds before returning. I can still hear the audio and inputs still work just...
  23. C

    Question Two identical monitors but one is flickering black ?

    I have two identical monitors, one connected via HDMI and one connected via VGA. The VGA monitor started flashing to black and back like it was turning off and on randomly but the power light doesn't change. I tried switching the input to DVI but the issue persists. I assume it's not an issue...
  24. S

    [SOLVED] Bios boots up but windows black/green screen flickering

    This all started on January 31st this year. I put my pc into sleep mode, went for a walk, came back and my pc wouldnt show me a picture. It also told me "signal not detected" with my displayport cable plugged in (how it has been for the past years). I plugged in the hdmi cable and the "no signal...
  25. Hmack

    [SOLVED] Flickering/Glitching along edges in all games - Aliasing problem ?

    Hey everyone, Starting about two weeks ago I started experiencing graphical issues in almost all my games (Terrible in a few, annoying in many, non-existent in some). The game it is most noticeable in for me is Cyberpunk. It seems to be some issue with aliasing and it causes edges to shimmer...
  26. L

    Question My second monitor starts flickering when the GPU usage gets high ?

    My second monitor starts flickering either when the gpu usage gets to high or im tabbed in a program? It started after a sudden shut down when I accidentally unplugged my computer is there anything I can try?
  27. R

    Question Getting Various Graphical and Camera Bugs in Multiple Games

    Hi, I've been recently having some issues where certain elements of games flicker in and out of existence, stretch, or are moved up for a few seconds. Here are some videos which allow you to see this issue better: GTA Online World of Warcraft 1 World of Warcraft 2 Furmark Test Some...
  28. ek_e123

    Question Computer screen flickers if I don't restart.

    I built this PC less than a year ago. At some point I noticed that sometimes the screen would occasionally flicker, just like it flickers when you update the drivers sometimes. It would go black but not like "turned off" or "no signal". The full screen would just display a black light...
  29. RealPrime

    [SOLVED] Screen Keeps Flickering Whenever I Start My PC From A ShutDown!

    Hi Everyone. I have a VGA monitor and my GPU has only HDMI/DVI ports only. So, Last Year I bought HDMI to VGA converter and it worked fine. But Past few weeks I was experiencing some flickering whenever i start my pc after shut down. It flickers A lot, the screen (Manufacturer Logo moves lol)...
  30. B

    [SOLVED] Weird flickering, already tried some things but can't figure out a solution. Is my monitor dying?

    Good afternoon, I have a problem that started just today, and I can't seem be able to solve it on my own atm. I was using my PC as usual, when my second monitor, a BENQ GL2460HM (aprox 3-4 yo) started flickering like crazy. I didn't even touch anything special or I was playing, it simply started...
  31. C

    Question My Monitor keeps flickering and horizontal lines on screen when connected to cpu but when I used a tv there's no flicker and lines on TV screen. Help

    My Monitor keeps flickering and horizontal lines on screen when connected to cpu but when I used a tv there's no flicker and lines on TV screen. Help
  32. N

    Flickering help please

    so i had an issue where my dual monitors will not turn on when i connect both of them i found out its because i cant use 2 hdmi's so i switched one over to a VGA cable using a DVI converter as the 1070 doesnt have a VGA port. My monitor seems to flicker on dark backgrounds its very minimal but...
  33. T

    Question Screen Flickering, Which Gets Worse With High GPU Usage

    Hi, so I recently bought a used PC to replace my old main one. The PC was acquired from my friend, who wouldn't ever sell anything even slightly broken. It is also important to mention that I use a HDMI to VGA adapter because my monitor only supports VGA. (Philips 192EL) So here is problem from...
  34. Muhammad Jahid

    [SOLVED] 60hz refresh rate causes monitor screen flickering

    I have an very old pc running with pentium e5400 processor and the monitor model is dell 1916hv which recommends 1366*768 resolution at 60hz. The problem occurs when I set the recommend setting,the monitor screen starts flickering but when I set 1280*768 at 75hz the screen is fixed and not...
  35. K

    [SOLVED] Dell inspiron 3542 Screen flashing/flickering issue

    Hello! I have a problem with a Dell inspiron 3542 model. When in BIOS or boot menu the screen is not flickering nor flashing but right after it loads into windows the screen starts flashing white/gray. The flickering will stop when starting google chrome or pressing the start menu button, i...
  36. M

    Question Monitor flickering with new 1660 Super DP port

    I just upgraded to a 1660 Super from my 970. Whenever I use the DisplayPort with my primary monitor, I get sporadic flickering across the bottom couple inches of the screen. The HDMI port works fine. I already sent the card back for a replacement as well as trying a new DisplayPort cable. I...
  37. TempTop

    [SOLVED] Screen Flickering Multiple Colors [Image Provided]

    [SOLVED] Been playing a host of various small and big titles without any flickering what-so-ever. Come earlier this month I decided to boot up Skyrim: Special Edition and then when I alt-tabbed out of the game to work on the second monitor, came back and the monitor was flickering like mad, and...
  38. L

    Question Screen Flickering in-game

    Hello, I am having a really odd issue and I can't seem to resolve it myself. Basically, every time I run a game, any game, the screen starts to "flicker". The flicker seems to be a small but noticeable change in brightness and that's the only way I can describe it. I tried to record it with my...
  39. evilaton

    Question flickering-but not how you think!

    it only happens when i open CCleaner or Windows Movie Maker.Also if i lower it to 60 hertz ,the problem goes away. I have my monitor set as 120 Hertz and everything ,including games ,is fine.It's just those two pieces of software. Not sure what to try next.Somebody suggested i need to get a...
  40. a5hwin

    [SOLVED] Windows 7 Screen Flickering

    Ok I'm sure this ain't the problem of my monitor because the issue arrives only after the system is past the bootscreen. Also while the screen is flickering I am unable to use my mouse, keyboard or even the headphones, I don't know what it is I have attached a picture of my screen below. Once I...