Forum discussion tagged with pixels.
  1. M

    Question Artefacts appeared on my screen, could my monitor or GPU be at fault ?

    This morning I turned my pc on and did my normal routine and noticed a lot of artefacts appearing on the screen. On the text it's small pixels obscuring some of the letters and larger rectangles appear at the bottom of the screen and on the task bar. Print Screen will capture the letter pixels...
  2. P

    Question Flickering pixels/noise on laptop

    Pixels appear on my laptop on black images. They flicker in the RGB colours. I’ve reinstalled multiple drivers for the intel integrated graphics and the gpu. It has appeared in the BIOS as well so I fear it may be a hardware issue. It does however disappear if I bring a window next to the...
  3. S

    Question White dots on new screen, certain apps

    Getting white dots appearing on screen in certain apps when I interact with anything, but only on my second monitor. Just recently bought the ASUS VG27Q1A monitor and I'm noticing some white dots appearing on screen. I have it hooked up to my DELL laptop which has an rtx 3060 and an 11th gen...
  4. JohnTHDW

    Question HP G62 Laptop with black spot in screen

    I got this used laptop and it has a black spot with dead pixels in the screen, as you can see from the first 2 pictures the spot has grown a little bit. What could be the issue and or solution? I really appreciate your suggestions. View: https://youtu.be/F_dDaAPIUQE
  5. M

    Question Pixelated blocks on screen ?

    Hey everyone, Got a question regarding the following issue. Last march I ordered a new PC and until yesterday everything was good. The following issue occured when I was alt+tabbing or playing a game (see picture View: https://imgur.com/a/sowY3fN ). In short there were small black blocks on...
  6. N

    [SOLVED] Very small pixel flicker

    I can see tiny flickering of pixels around text mainly. It ONLY happens around white text. It is usually unnoticeable and doesn't bother me, but I would like to know if it is a cause for concern. In the video attached, you can see it flicker around the letter 'y' on the word 'My'. It is more...
  7. crazymarc

    Question monitor showing weird color bar

    I got a sceptre c275b-1858rn for christmas. I'm running it at 185hz thru displayport. I noticed a weird off-color bar and i don't know what it is. I ran windows color calibration and it showed up heavily while adjusting the grays so i adjusted the red a bit and got rid of it, but my screensaver...
  8. project_m

    Question Random blue/red/yellow pixels + random crashes when starting up games or benchmark

    So i started getting these problems randomly. I was already about to buy a new CPU so i did that and it just made it worse. I then installed new RAM and a new GPU and still i had these problems. I think it is due to my Psu being too old/overused or it just doesn't have enough power or something...
  9. V

    [SOLVED] Dead pixels

    Hi. So my monitor pixels just died and I have no idea what is the cause of it. It just randomly happened. I remember earlier I choked with water and maybe I spilled some drops on the monitor, but this doesnt seen to me to be the cause of this, or maybe it is. I wanna know what you guys think...
  10. F

    [SOLVED] Weird dedicated graphics card failure, help please.

    Greetings, it's been 7 years since I bought my MSI GT72 2PE Dominator Pro Gaming Laptop and everything was fine until one month ago. I was playing a recently released game (Mount & Blade Bannerlord) when my laptop screen turned black and I had to turn off and on the computer. What I saw when the...
  11. D

    [SOLVED] half side problem AOC C24G1

    Hello, I have new AOC C24G1 monitor. monitor is old 1month and as u can see in screenshots, I have this problem with it... The left side has problems with colors, pixels, or something? can you please help me? I suppose it is monitor... can it be sth else? screenshot of the monitor I have...
  12. saltySquash

    [SOLVED] Weird pixel skipping?

    I recently got this new 1920 x 1080 240 hz (Acer Predator) monitor about a week ago. But this started happening just now: https://gyazo.com/9fee9a2330f7546d2975fa74ad8375be There is like that invisible pixel skipping line from the bottom to the top of the screen in the middle, and it is really...
  13. Masterpayne4

    Question Random blue pixels on screen

    Okay so I have not used my PC in over a year and have decided to reboot it up. It all seems to be running smoothly but after i get past the BIOS many blue dots appear on the screen and move about, I know it isn't a problem with the monitor because I am able to use my ps4 on it. I have tried...
  14. ThatRedMelon

    Question Strange pixels/lines appearing on certain apps when no action is happening

    I have noticed that on certain screens, including Oculus, Minecraft, paint.net and Quixel Bridge that strange white/grey lines or pixels appear when I am not moving my cursor. When I move the cursor over the affected area it disappears but then appears again. I need to know what is causing this...
  15. J

    [SOLVED] Anyone know why white pixels are appearing when something is loading

    Keep getting these pixels in games, software. Anyone know? View: https://imgur.com/IOr2evw
  16. J

    Question I am able to see pixels moving around on screen in game

    I've noticed in dark areas and areas with consistant lighter colors there are pixels that I can see moving about the screen. This only happens as far as I know when playing some games like dishonored 2 and raft. I have an AORUS AD27QD 27" 144Hz QHD 2560 x 1440 1440P FreeSync and G-SYNC...
  17. RudeBoyEEEE

    [SOLVED] Little black dots on my monitor?

    Hi everyone, I'm having a slight issue with my monitor, which is an Acer XF270HU. For some strange reason, though the monitor is nearly brand new (got it about two or three weeks ago), some black dots have gotten near the top right corner. I know it isn't dead or stuck pixels, since I used...
  18. Oatmealmix

    Question Why are these white pixels/dots showing up on some software???

    So both my Minecraft launcher and Wallpaper Engine randomly get these white pixels all over it, I'm not sure why. Its been like this for a while, I just got the new Nvidia update today and that didn't help. Please help if someone knows why this is happening to me. View...
  19. R

    [SOLVED] It's not a dead pixel. It's not a stucked pixel. It's not burn in. What is this?

    So I've recently purchased this Philips 272B7QU which came with USB c and a USB hub on its back. Just what I needed for my MacBook pro. Problem is and I didn't noticed it until now (I only have the monitor for like 2 days) there's a kind of orange area which is totally visible if the screen is...
  20. F

    Question Black annoying pixels after GPU change (depends on brightness)

    Hi, I changed my gpu yesterday from a gtx 1060 (3gb) to a gigabyte rtx 2070 super and I love that performance but I have one problem, in NVIDIA Control Panel I had always my brightness on +75% if I leave it now on + 75% I can see this ( https://prnt.sc/ozy3s6 ) when I change my brightness to...
  21. R

    Question tiny purple lines on my monitor

    Hello. I own a samsung monitor for a long time and never encountered this problem until now. My screen is covered in tiny purple and green lines. I restarted my computer multiple times, didn't work. I unplugged my monitor multiple times, also didn't work. Do any of you what the problem is or...
  22. Z

    Question Dust inside of my screen

    So a few years ago I bought this used Asus K53SC, and ever since I've bought it there's been some dust in the screen. I waited, since I might get used to it, but after 2 years I still get annoyed every day. I can't get a picture of it, because you will only see the squared lines arround the...
  23. B

    Weird lag spikes in multiplayer games

    I know many people make threads about this, but I have tried so many things and can just not get an answer. So my problem is that my Wifi speeds are perfectly fine, everything is fine, I can talk to friends over Xbox with no interruptions, then, as soon as I join a game, It becomes unplayable. I...
  24. D

    Was wondering if my Mobo and RAM is compatible?

    Hi guys I was wondering if the specs are compatible. Mobo: GIGABYTE AB350 gaming 3 Memory: TForce delta rgb 2666 16gb (8x2) Thanks in advance guys. :D
  25. JackM3

    BF4 Lag Spikes

    I have been playing Battlefield 4 for a few weeks now and I absolutely love it. I have come across a problem though. Every time I play the game I get horrible lag spikes. I typed in the command "PerfOverlay.DrawGraph 1" It Displays the graph and all of a sudden I see my issue. The CPU and GPU...
  26. Raekwon

    CPU upgrade suggestions

    Hi, I'm thinking of upgrading my CPU and would like some suggestions or advice. Current rig: CPU: Intel Core i5 4690K GPU: NVIDIA GTX 970 RAM: Corsair Vengeance 8 GB (2 x 4 GB) DDR3 1600 MHz I am tempted to buy the Intel Core i7-7700K 4.2 GHz, which is currently selling for only £10 more...
  27. G

    What steps are needed to take windows 7 setup files into an ISO image

    how to create an ISO image of Windows 7 setup files ?
  28. Z

    Using multiple monitors

    Hey people, I haven't used multiple monitors before, so just wanted to ask a question. I'm currently running a single 144hz monitor but im considering adding a second monitor for convenience. But since 144hz monitors aren't that cheap I was considering getting a cheap one instead. So how are...
  29. E

    Hi! I have used HP 15-r001ne for three years during my PhD studies. It never had any issue until recently when the one of the

    Hp Laptop: Caps lock light is blinking and F12 is constantly on while screen is blank
  30. K

    Question about a software on my computer

    So on my computer (windows 10 pro 64 bit) sometimes when I try to shut it down it will say an app is preventing from shutting down. Well the app is called "glass panel form" or something to that effect. I don't really know what it is and cant find it on my computer or any info when trying to...
  31. B

    Custom DVR requirments

    I was thinking about making a dvr for my family(they refuse to pay for one from direct tv). It would just be for recording shows(mostly my moms soap opera) and maybe work as a regular pc for a little gaming. I was going to put all the components in an old tvio case my grandmother has(yes she...
  32. J

    Password for wifi and repeaters.

    My father-in-law lives in NY. I'm in Seattle. I have Jump Desktop and I want to remotely add a wifi password to his network. If I change the repeaters first (they will be kicked off of the network briefly) and then change the main router to same new password, will the system stay up? I...
  33. TheGloriousMR

    1st Build Help

    I will be building my 1st pc in about 2 weeks.This is mostly for gaming but will also use it for other minor task like photoshop and word. I have this so far (link below) but any suggestions on reducing the price for a couple hundo would really help my pocket.I do however DO NOT want to...
  34. S

    Want to format drive for a new motherboard

    Almost finished a new build. I am keeping my current TB HD drive. I WANT to format it. Should I format before switching to new board or format after installing in new system? Thanks Seeking
  35. N.Broekhuijsen

    NZXT's FX V2 140 mm Fan Available As Standalone Unit

    The fan NZXT featured on its Kraken X61 and Kraken X41 coolers is now available as standalone unit. NZXT's FX V2 140 mm Fan Available As Standalone Unit : Read more
  36. A

    Requiring suggestion regarding backup storage device

    I had 1 TB memory in my laptop but now i am running out of space. I want to back up my things in some secondary storage device. Pen Drives are too small(storage capacity),Portable harddisks are expensive so is there any other device in which i can backup my things(1 TB approx)? I am not looking...
  37. T

    SKyrim Mod Recommendations

    HTPC in living room has i3 4th gen, with r9 280. 8gb ram Skyrim Mods: Im looking for mostly a graphics mod to make the game look beautiful. As long as I would get 30 FPS average (60FPS is not needed in game like this), and the game looks the best it can, ultra resolutions/textures/lighting...
  38. luckystrikes

    MSI GTX 970 4GD5T OC - Overclock Setting Help

    Hello Community, I am planning to overclock my Video Card soon and need help from the community here. As I don't have any clues to what Mhz is safe to overclock my GPU to. This is the GPU that I recently bought...
  39. J

    Headset(maybe soundcard?) for 100-150$

    I will use the headset mostly for games, I have on board sound card(motherboard is ASUS Z87-A), I have about 100-150$, should I buy a headset and a sound card, or just a headset? (also, gaming = I need surround sound from the headset).
  40. O

    What do you think?

    I am building a new PC that I hope to use for some light gaming (skyrim,minecraft,cs:go,dota 2). I will be running Ubuntu 14.10. Here is the pcpartpicker list: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/B2wcNG