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The text looks blurry like you are having an incorrect screen resolution or a faulty graphics card. Actually Microsoft has improved many things in Windows 8.1 and one of these improvements can be found in DPI Scaling system. Vighnesh January 24, 2012 | hi gentlemen!i have a very strange doubt.on testing the pins of my monitor cable when the monitor is ON,the tester shows the flow of current.is this Honestly, i dont know what to do because i love this laptop so much. Source

Yes, it's possible but this is not a very common failure. Restart your system and your problem will be fixed. cj2600 December 12, 2011 | @ Ivanjerald, I have lcd problems too. did new windows updates and now my fonts look bad Started by bludshot , Feb 10 2015 07:25 PM Page 1 of 11 1 2 3 Next » Please log in http://www.sevenforums.com/general-discussion/194005-windows-7-display-looks-strange.html

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The users who are facing blurry, bold or hard to read font problem in Windows 8.1, just need to enable this new option and their problem will be fixed forever. I can't read any email in Outlook. Thanks for help.

Joshua S OMG Thank you so much this was driving me insane! Watchdog Violation BSOD when... Thank you and God bless! Windows 10 Fonts My eyes were beginning to hurt.

Before you do anything, test your laptop with an external monitor. Blurry Fonts Windows 10 FONTSMOOTHING=2 FONTSMOOTHINGTYPE=2 FONTSMOOTHINGORIENTATION=1 for LCD-screen, 0 for CRT-screen Staale Thanks :) Ilia This worked great for me. This website is a free, open, and dedicated community of Windows enthusiasts. https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/566588/did-new-windows-updates-and-now-my-fonts-look-bad/ i did unplug the main cable from the motherboard when the laptop was on…maybe that blew something?

Reconnecting the cable might fix the problem. 2. Windows 10 Anniversary Update I've never taken apart the display before but I'll give it a try as I am Broke! uninstalled the above update (..455) and the issue is gone. Worked perfectly.

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I can tolerate it for a short while. learn this here now being I just updated! Windows 10 Font Problem Now the program will show proper fonts. Cleartype Windows 10 Does it mean the video card is bad?

e.g. "Interactive Services Detection". this contact form That just makes things smaller when the problem is that the scaling is already too small. olli it works for me perfectly. If external video works properly and all colors are fine, most likely your laptop has a failed screen or video cable. Chrome Fonts Look Bad

Because my laptop is turn on but screen is black . Doug THANK YOU!! Just in case, I would try reconnecting the video cable on both ends, just to make sure it's not connection related problem. have a peek here Is there a chance that the actual connector on the motherboard is bad?

Intel Support themselves suggested I upgrade to their Beta Driver for the Intel HD Graphics 520, which failed to work too. It could also be some extremely specific artifacting, which would mean you might need a new motherboard.... it wouldnt update automatically, went into internet time settings and eventually got a time update.

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Edited by linkot, 12 February 2015 - 12:20 AM. In most laptops the LCD cable connector located under the keyboard bezel (aka keyboard cover). Restart your system and your problem will be fixed. Try replacing the screen.

I think it`s a bad LED display or should I look somewhere else. After restarting and reconnecting all the cables several times with no improvement I connected an old CRT to the lappy and booted into Win7. IT DIDN'T SHOW ANY SIGN OF BREAKAGE BUT AFTER POWERING IT ON, IT POWERED ON BUT SHOWING ONLY A BLUE SCREEN. Check This Out Thank you.

Right-click on Desktop and select "Screen resolution" option. 2. Many thanks Louise x Emil Marcus April 28, 2013 | ### TOSHIBA QOSMIO X505-Q720 LCD Cable ### Please help ! Noodles Thanks a lot! I tried using System Restore, and that brings it back to normal; however, restoring seems to do something to McAfee (it said the detection signature was more than 30 days old,

Back to normal, thanks so much!! Accessing just the screen is not enough. Now there are only about 100 other annoying bugs/'features' in win 8.1 and windows phone 8 left on my list. Back to top #6 Zzznorch Zzznorch Members 1 posts OFFLINE Local time:04:39 AM Posted 11 February 2015 - 11:09 AM I found this thread as I was having font problems

Jochem Visser April 4, 2011 | I have a panasonic Cf-52 with a cracked screen.You could still see some of the desktop features, like a moving window and the colour changes Microsoft word 2007 crashing with... How can it be rectified/s...Why does my laptop have a fan error problem?What kind of display is this?Should I get a laptop with a full HD display? If it doesn't help, the next step would be replacing the video cable.

After reading your post I decided to test it with my desktop monitor and found that external image also has same characters and some strange lines. Simple. Msfit November 29, 2011 | Wow thank you so much! I've changed screen so it's not that, but if I disconnect the cable at the LCD end when the screen is white, then reconnect, it displays fine.

john l April 2, 2011 | Hi, My laptop just started getting pink colors where the blacks were and green where the whites were so i tried tilting the screen down Mitchell For people with Windows 10 and Ultra HD where the recommended setting is 250%, how does scaling down to 100% improve anything? Need Windows Technical support ? You are awsome bailing people out of problems :) Ben THANK YOU!

Like most here, it was driving me crazy, back when I first upgraded to Win 8.1, my tech support was still active, and Dell wanted money to fix the problem. Fonts in Windows Explorer (eg on Desktop) are fine, and many websites too, but those in Google Mail / Search look strange (eg pixels from bottom of some characters showing at so the part I do have I taped back in and there is about a half a pinky exposed. cj2600 March 31, 2011 | Mario, A friend of mine asked me to fix his laptop with broken screen.