Graphics & Displays

Forum discussion tagged with Graphics & Displays.
  1. M

    Question Graphics card recommendation please

    I have a home build PC based on a Gigabyte AORUS GA-Z270X Gaming 7 motherboard, which has an onboard Intel HD Graphics 630 chip providing 4096x2304@60Hz via Displayport (v1.2) and 4096x2160@24Hz via HDMI (v1.4). I recently purchased a HP Z38c curved monitor, which has both a Displayport 1.2 and...
  2. F

    Question Graphics Card Driver is not updating

    System Specs: Geforce GT 610 Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-3210 CPU @ 3.20GHz 4gb ram Windows 10 When i go to device manager and update the driver from there, its saying that its already up to date. But in all sites such as systemrequirementslab its saying my driver is 58 months old or something...
  3. goonsquad36

    Question HDR implementation is dull and grey in games, fine in videos Question

    So this is all pretty self explanatory, I've followed pretty much everyone's troubleshooting steps, but while trying to play games such as battlefield 5 and chernobylite, the hdr implementation is dog water. It's super grey and washed out, this seems to persist throughout all games I play. As...
  4. Question Display blacks out randomly ?

    So a few weeks ago, My computer started to have an issue where the display would go off at random, sometimes it was watching a YouTube video, sometimes it was right on startup, sometimes it was a few hours into a discord call, and every time i'd have to restart the computer. additionally, I...
  5. G

    Question Red Dots On Screen When Playing Video Files

    So, my laptop's power jack had stopped working back in February 2018. I took it to a shop, and they said since the power jack is soldered to the motherboard, the motherboard would have to be replaced. This is a custom gaming laptop which I originally purchased back in 2012, from Digital Storm...
  6. ZABED23

    [SOLVED] 100% USAGE AT STARTUP/ FIXES AFTER DISCONNECTING INTERNET

    Hi, I would like to share an issue I have recently started having with my GPU. After Restart/Startup the GPU (GTX 1080) usage will spike and stay at 99%, upon trying everything I could come up with and searching online I found that the only thing I could do to fix it was to remove my wifi...
  7. XxXBlackKnightXxX

    Question How do i setup iGPU for Windows and default apps, and dGPU for specific apps (mostly games) on a desktop PC ?

    I have an older System: MB : GA-H77M-D3H (rev. 1.1) (Bios ver.F12) CPU: i7-3770 (w/intel HD 4000 gfx) GPU: Nvidia GTX 650Ti 1gb Ram: 12gb, Drive:480gb SSD Windows 10 21H1 I have been trying to set up my Computer (main pc) and Windows, to use the integrated Graphics; and specify in windows to...
  8. P

    Question Sapphire NITRO RX 470 Code 43 error, with or without drivers after flashing stock BIOS for Samsung memory

    Hi, I have bought a used RX 470 which shows no signal when drivers are installed. Now, I have flashed a BIOS proper enough, so that when I install drivers, it does not show no signal, but now shows a Code 43 error. I have tried to reach out to Sapphire tech support, to no avail. What should I do...
  9. A

    Question 1070 TI not working

    Whenever I boot up my computer, I get horizontal multicolored lines with a grainy white background, just multicolored lines or white lines on a black background. I can see the windows loading icon just fine but nothing else. I can boot into windows and use my computer, but I can't utilize the...
  10. Merzak

    Question Is my GPU dying?? Radeon RX 580

    Hello, I've been having small 'issues' for months now, but I actually thought it was my monitor. First, a few details of my rig: b450m Max Mortar M-ATX M-Board Radeon RX 580 GPU (got it near launch and used since - fairly intense gaming) Ryzen 5 3600 CPU 16 GB DDR4 RAM Windows 10 OS (latest...
  11. D

    Question Cutting the case's metal

    Hello everyone, I need some quick help. I've got an HP 8200 SFF for some years now and bought a low profile GPU (Inno3D GT740). Now, the trouble is following: it seems I mismeasured the GPU and space in case, so my GPU's I/O shield/bracket can't make it all the way through the outputs (there's a...
  12. S

    Question GPU jumps to 95c-99c

    Hi, hope someone can help me. I’m using Asus gtx1060 6gb OC on a 144hz monitor for almost 5 years with no problem, until recently, I reformatted my pc. I changed my cpu and gpu’s stock thermal paste to Arctic mx-4, installed essential softwares, drivers, and updates. On idle it’s around...
  13. J

    Question HELP WITH STRANGE BLACK SCREEN DRIVER ISSUES GPU

    I guess the main issue is this, my graphics card seems to fail to turn on multiple times, I just get a black screen but I hear and see that the pc is working. I do not even see the Dell BIOS screen, it just stays black. It forces me to force a hardware reset, about 3 times, each time the screen...
  14. S

    [SOLVED] Gamma keeps resetting on display, Windows calibration doesn't seem to stick

    Hi folks, Ever since a month ago or so, I've noticed that the gamma on my computer is really high. I tried to go into display calibration, and I lowered it (though strangely, it was still on the higher end of things.. near the bottom was about the middleground for gamma), but it reverts back to...
  15. J

    Question No display from RTX 3080 in top PCIe slot of MSI X570 Tomahawk ?

    X570 Tomahawk with 3080 in top PCIe slot doesn’t want to display. I just finished my PC build today and have ran into the issue of my 3080 not being able to display when connected to the top PCIE_E1 slot. However, I can get it to display when I connect it to the Bottom PCIE_E3 slot. This is...
  16. K

    Question Bought "New" GPU, fans spinning, no display

    So my setup is Asrock h61m-ps4 Evga 500w1 80+ white MSI Gt 630 2gb ddr3 I3 3240 I just bought an Asus gtx 750 ti oc, i unplugged the old gpu and put the New one, started the system and it doesn't work, so i replugged the old GPU and now that doesn't work too, only way to boot up the PC was to...
  17. N

    Question How do I solve this 'No signal output' problem?

    So this is a problem that I woke up to today (a single on Valentines day) where my new build that’s been working pretty great since November suddenly won’t output any signal to my two monitors. After looking around I’ve already tried a bunch of different things. New DisplayPort cables, tried...
  18. Shmo

    Question Random Sleeping Issue

    Hello, I recently began having an issue where my monitor would not detect a signal, and I would have to restart my PC. I uninstalled and reinstalled drivers, and the AMD Radeon Software. I checked my windows power settings, and everything is set to never. I changed the cable that I plug into my...
  19. Cydeonix

    Question Bios/Boot screen flickering/glitching

    My PC boots with full screen glitch/flickering when it is restarted soon after booting up. Nvidia driver updates also appear to set of the flickering. I have attached a video. Any advice on how to stop this/ what is causing the issue would be appreciated. If feels like a graphics card driver...
  20. axilaris

    Question HDMI cannot be detected from ASUS SABERTOOTH Z97 MARK S motherboard- How to resolve Graphics Adapter issue

    I cannot detect HDMI from the motherboard (ASUS SABERTOOTH Z97 MARK S) I plugged in a working monitor HDMI to the motherboard HDMI, and there is no display. I however have NVIDIA Quodro K620, and display seems to work overthere. Why nothing seems to come out from the motherboard display ? I...
  21. A

    Question 5700xt Half Powering?

    So new build, first time builder. Specs: Cougar Gemini S case, Auros Master x570 mobo, ryzen 5 5600x, sapphire nitro+ 5700xt, bequiet 850w platinum power supply, fryzen deepcool assassin cpu cooler, 6x enermax t.b. fans. The problem: when I boot my new build everything powers on except for...
  22. S

    Question GTX1660 Super not working with Motherboard

    Hello everyone, I have a really old motherboard with a GT710. I decided to buy a GTX1660 Super but it doesn't work. I can fit it in and the fans will spin but nothing is coming through on the monitors. I don't know whether it is the GPU or the motherboard because I have been told if you have...
  23. K

    Question Windows 7 Brightness Slider has no effect on actual brightness

    Why is my Windows brightness slider is adjusted, but has no proper effect on actual brightness? No matter how you adjust the slide, brightness is always at max, only decreases (dims) between 40 and 55. I have tested every possible Intel HD graphics driver version out there and checked it in...
  24. Victor.1214

    Question Does insufficient power supply cause " AMD Drivers stopped responding and recovered"/TDR error?

    Hey guys.. My set up is Intel i3-3220 d(H61)BF motherboard Sapphire AMD RX 460 4gb GDDR5 Ram 4 Gb DDR 3 X 2 500 GB HDD After initial boot up and installation of windows 10 and other softwares... System started crashing.. and kept saying AMD Drivers stopped responding and recovered. Now I did...
  25. D

    Question XFX RADEON RX580 - No Display - What is the issue?

    Just installed a new 800w power supply, SSD and this new Radeon graphics card. Everything powers up fine. Blue light on graphics card tells me power is connected properly. My HDMI monitor no longer comes on. I've tried disconnecting the graphics card and when I plug hdmi back into...
  26. stardewpersonas

    Question Graphics Card Stops Working After Sleep or Restart

    Current Build: Dell Prebuilt, Inspiron 5680 Intel 8700 GTX 1080 16 GB RAM So, a while ago, a friend gave me her old 1080 (originally had a 1060 3GB) after she updated her own rig. It took a bit of finagling but I eventually managed to get it working with my system with 0 problems afterwards...
  27. N

    Question My entire PC turns on, except for my graphics card, can someone help?

    I am building a new system with some Christmas upgrades, and I have ran into quite a weird issue my entire PC turns on, the fans, the motherboard, the cpu radiatior/pump etc. except my graphics card, but the weird thing is the fans spin, but the green led light does not turn on and my monitors...
  28. N

    Question Weird flickering rectangles only when playing CSGO

    I am having an issue with playing Counterstrike: Global Offensive. Any time I load the game, I get flashing rectangles in a checkerboard pattern across my screen. I tried reinstalling drivers, changing graphics settings, validating steam files, etc. This is not happening in any other game (I am...
  29. Huskarl

    Question Strange graphical issue

    Hi all, I've had this happen for quite a long time (well over a year) but I'm finally in a position where hopefully I can fix it if it's what I think it is. I have an AMD RX480 8gb and 8gb of ram and an AMD Ryzen 5 2600 Six-Core Processor 3.40GHz running on 64 bit Windows 10 with a Corsair CX...
  30. Question AMD Radeon R7 350 4gb gddr5 VRAM problem after 1.5 gb ram used

    Alright, so, recently i bought a pc with a AMD Radeon R7 350 4gb gddr5 VRAM, all nice and good until the moment the vram usage goes over 1500 mb, sometimes i get to 1700 mb with no problem but then suddenly, the display stats glitching, the games stop or crash and if i'm in fullscreen in any of...
  31. twan2020

    Question New graphics card not being detected

    I bought a nvidia rtx 3070 and tried to install it but only my integrated graphics showed up everywhere, it was not in my device manager and I couldn't update any drivers because geforce experience says I don't have an nvidia card. So I read somewhere I have to uninstall old drivers and...
  32. O

    Question Gaming in 1080p on a 4K monitor?

    How much would the picture quality suffer if I were to play 1080p games on a 4K monitor ? I own a 1080p 144hz display but my PC specs are not good and cannot be improved easily in my country. So i decided to buy a PS4 Pro and replace my monitor with a 4k one instead. Any tips or useful information ?
  33. andrew_p22

    [SOLVED] Can't remove PSU: can I get auxiliary power for graphics card?

    Earlier this year I bought a gaming PC off eBay. HP Intel Core i7 3.8GHz/GTX 1060/SSD/12GB RAM/1TB HDD However, when playing 3D games, the computer would suddenly shut down and the fan would go into overdrive. I brought my computer to the local shop, and their diagnosis was that the PSU (320...
  34. bestoptimizer

    [SOLVED] Cheapest card for dual monitor 4k 60Hz HDMI or DisplayPort?

    TL;DR : Looking for suggestions on low cost graphics card for Intel Windows 4K dual monitor with 60Hz refresh rate Got a new gaming computer with Intel I9 10900k 10th Gen processor and mother board is ASUS PRIME B460-PLUS LGA 1200 Intel B460 SATA 6Gb/s ATX Intel Motherboard It has a built in...
  35. F

    [SOLVED] How do i get my graphics driver back?

    I accidentally deleted my CPU graphics driver through device manager, and only realized it after the fact. I tried reinstalling the driver but everytime i installed the driver + radeon software, the driver still only says "Standard VGA Graphics Adapter" and the radeon software is nowhere to be...
  36. JustMoki

    [SOLVED] PC still won't boot even with sufficient power for gpu

    My GTX760 2GB from Inno3D won't allow my pc to boot, and after the POST's single beep, it beeps 5 times and doesn't do anything......at least when I'm connected to the integrated graphics' VGA output. I tried connecting one of the DVI outputs to my monitor's DVI input, and it turns on, but it's...
  37. B

    [SOLVED] Black/White screen issue on Call of Duty

    Hi, I'm really hoping someone can help me with this. When playing call of duty the screen will randomly turn black and white and won't change until I respawn. This has been happening almost every single game since I recently installed 2 new sticks of 8GB RAM (I had 16GB previously - 2 sticks of...
  38. JustMoki

    [SOLVED] Why does my motherboard beep 5 times when I insert a gpu in it?

    Hi, I'm new to this forum. I will start by saying that it needs 2x 6-pin PCIe external power connectors, but I don't have any on my psu (which I plan to replace). I just wanted to make sure that I didn't short anything on the motherboard, and if it's really just because the gpu isn't getting...
  39. Beetonl

    [SOLVED] Game crashing and in some cases system reboot

    Hi all, Hoping someone can help a little here; I recently re-built my computer from scratch (recycling the case, PSU and drives), as my older PC was running near 6 years old. I seem to be having system and game crashes sporadically and I cant seem to pinpoint he source of the issue, everything...
  40. jrchavez07

    Question Why when I connect my second monitor to my laptop it doesn't do any activity?

    Why when I connect my second monitor to my laptop it doesn't do any activity? I mean, it only remains with the dark screen. When I press FN + F8> Extend it does nothing. On the other hand, when I go to Display Settings I try to detect the monitor, it says the following message: Didn't detect...