Forum discussion tagged with monitor.
  1. K

    The left side of the headphones does not work when plugged into my monitor.

    Hi. Earlier this afternoon when I turned on my computer, only the right side of my headphones was working. I tried unplugging my headphones and plugging them back in. Restarting my computer, the normal things. Nothing was working. I unplugged my headphones and connected them to my phone via...
  2. Hyperstar

    Question Scratch lines in monitor

    photos: View: Hello, I recently bought a new LCD display monitor for my laptop and installed it replacing my old one which stopped working for my Asus Gaming laptop. There are these blue/white looking scratched lines on the display and I only see them when it's...
  3. ferrarachristian8

    Question Horizonal line flickering Lenovo Y50-70 on high brightness?

    I have a problem with my Lenovo Y50–70. A while ago this horizontal line appeared at the top of the display, a few centimeters from the edge. Initially it was just a white hotrizontal line, after a few weeks, suddenly, other continuous ones appeared and started flashing. From the lines down, all...
  4. C

    Solved! What monitor should I get?

    I've recently damaged my monitor beyond repair so I'm looking for a new one but I can't decide which one. I only have a 1080ti so 4k gaming wouldn't be too ideal but I haven't been gaming a whole lot recently, more so watching shows or anime etc so the 4k would be nice for that and I can turn...
  5. C

    Solved! Second monitor problem

    Hello, I have a new desktop. It’s kinda older but I have 1 hdmi that works fine and then I want my dual monitor, I have a vga to hdmi adapter hooked up to my second monitor My pc shows it’s detected I can go out of frame on first pc By my second monitor is black and says check connections...
  6. Anderdid

    Question Laptop freeze when connected to monitor

    Hello, I have a problem with my laptop freezing when the monitor is connected. When it freezes for example if I watch something on youtube audio in my headphones still works but it has some robotic voice. Keyboard is not working. Only way to get my laptop back is by restarting it. It only...
  7. I

    Solved! How to connect dell soundbar to my monitor

    I just bought a Dell AC511 soundbar for my Dell s2417dg monitor. I use this monitor with my xbox series x. I plugged in the soundbar to my monitor and then used my xbox but get no sound. Is there a way I can fix this?
  8. ricndraaa

    Solved! can HDMI 1.4 on 120hz laptop get 144hz refresh rate on external monitor

    Hi, here is my laptop specs: MSI GE 63 RAIDER i7 8750H GTX 1070 16GB RAM Mini DP (i dunno what version is) HDMI (i think its 1.4 because my VGA is GTX 10 Series) i will choose Lenovo G25 10 or Asus VP249QGR i would ask if its possible to get 144hz refresh rate on external monitor from...
  9. M

    Solved! Connecting External speakers to a monitor problem

    Hey guys, stumbled upon this site while trying to find a fix for my problem, so I thought I would ask here too. I have recently bought a monitor, LG UltraGear 27GL850, so I can connect my laptop and Xbox One to it. The monitor has no internal speakers so I bought a Logitech Z407 speaker to...
  10. hillaryous

    Solved! Laptop LCD monitor doesn't work with one laptop but will work on the other laptop.

    Hello, recently my laptop monitor screen stopped working. At first I thought it was just a dead LCD monitor as the laptop works well when connected to a TV via HDMI cable. So, before buying a new LCD and replace the 'dead' one, today I decided to try swapped the 'dead' LCD with an LCD from...
  11. wimpymike

    Solved! Headphones make a high pitch noise only when I plug it into the jack of my main Dell monitor.

    Hey guys I wanted to use my apple earbuds since I don't like using headphones often anymore. When I plug my apple earbuds into my Dell S2716DG (main)it makes a high pitch noise, it doesn't even matter if video is playing like the moment you plug it in it makes the noise. I tried it on my second...
  12. I

    Question The top row of pixels are displaying along the bottom and I don't know how to fix it

    my laptop is a Lenovo Ideapad - 80yl I don't know correct terms but I tried to describe everything the best I could, if you need more information, let me know :) View: in the image you can see a pink line going along the bottom of my screen 3 or so rows of pixels...
  13. T

    Question Can I have 3 external monitors connected to my laptop?

    Hi there, I currently have my HP laptop connected to 2 external monitors - but was wondering if I can add a 3rd. My current setup is: 1st display - Laptop (intel graphics card 520) 2nd display - 2560x1080 ultrawide via HDMI 3rd display - 1920x1080 monitor via mini displayport I was wondering...
  14. Dragonsbloodmoon

    Question Laptop screen issue (haven't found exact issue elsewhere)

    The laptop was given to me because of this issue. It was barely used. It's a Gateway MD7822u with Windows Vista (yes I know it's kinda old now '07 to be exact, but has pretty good specs and I'd like to install Linux if I can get this fixed). I press the power key and the screen turns on like it...
  15. S

    Question Laptop monitor died, external monitor not working.

    I have a HP branded laptop, the model name is unspecified. The laptop specifications are: CPU: AMD Athlon Silver 3050U GPU: Integrated Radeon Vega 8 (I think) RAM: 1x16GB 2666Mhz (Clocked to 2400) DDR4 Storage: -Boot: 128GB M.2 -Other: 1TB 5400RPM Seagate Barracuda OS: Windows 10 Home Other...
  16. Henzon Llarves

    Looking for white gaming monitor for minimal looking build

    Hi guys. Can you suggest a good gaming monitor? preferably white, since I want to make my build minimalistic. I mostly play RPG games. Here's my low-mid gaming rig: Ryzen 5 2600 GTX 1650 Super 16 DDR4 RAM 3200Mhz Also, what could be the...
  17. K

    Solved! Issues with External Monitor on a Laptop

    Previously I have had no issues with using an external monitor alongside my laptop but I had not been using one for a long time. I am using an Alienware 17 from 2015 and have a 165hz Acer Monitor that I just recently bought. I cannot set it to 120hz as it freaks out and starts flickering...
  18. rlnort

    Question HP Z27s Monitor has static horizontal black lines

    Hi, I have a HP Z27s 27" monitor which has permanent static, thin, black horizontal lines across the entire monitor. I have isolated the problem to the monitor itself as even without any laptops connected, the black lines still exist in the native display. I tried to restore to factory settings...
  19. A

    Question Rapid buzzing noise when not playing audio

    -BenQ GW2480 (Monitor) -Logitech Z337 (Speakers) -Amazon Basics Display Port Cable So the issue is that whenever I am not playing any audio on my PC (Connected to monitor with Display port), and the sound on my speakers (Connected to monitor with aux cable) are turned up to a certain point...
  20. geriuu

    Solved! Connect 144hz monitor per docking station to laptop

    So I'm thinking of getting a 144hz monitor for my laptop setup. Unfortunately my laptop does not have a display port input, which i believe is required to fully benefit from the high refresh rates of the monitor. So my question is, can i use the 144hz feature of the monitor, if i connect it to...
  21. keithlovett

    Question My monitor has started making tapping sound

    My old QNIX (second) monitor makes a tapping sound as soon as I connect to power supply regardless of whether or not it's connected to another device. The display disappeared last night and the noise began. The standby light displays only occasionally and Windows refuses to acknowledge her...
  22. G

    Question Monitor with USB-C out to HDMI

    Hello everybody. I recently acquired the PM161Q portable monitor from Acer. Unfortunately I didn't check the connectivity options of the monitor and now I am stuck with a monitor that only has a USB-C port to connect to my laptop that only has VGA and HDMI. Can anybody provide any info on the...
  23. A

    Question Use Nvidia GPU for Games and Intel UHD 630 for Games, separately?

    Sorry, I couldn't find a thread for "Desktops". I was wondering, if there is a way to use these two GPUs separately? My PC currently has a: -RTX 2060 -Intel UHD 630 -Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-9700 CPU @ 3.00 GHz -Windows 10 Home, ver 1903 and -32 GB (31.8GB) usable RAM I noticed that when I only...
  24. R

    Solved! My G27c2 monitor keeps making Crackling or Popping noises

    I have an MSI G27c2. For some reason, it keeps making crackling or popping noises frequently. It doesn't have a speaker so I'm sure it's the frame or panel. I've bought it 2 weeks ago and I've had this problem since 7 days ago. It makes noise even when I turned it off and removed the power and...
  25. J

    Solved! Will my computer be able to handle a 1440p monitor?

    I'm not very tech-savvy when it comes to monitors so it is turning out to be quite difficult for me to pick the right monitor for my laptop. I just want to know whether my laptop is cut out for a 1440p display or do I have to settle down with a 1080p. I don't plan on gaming on it, it's mostly...
  26. harhar1230

    Solved! 120Hz Laptop To Connect To A 144Hz Gaming Monitor

    Hi, newbie to techs here. as the post title suggests, I would like to ask if it is possible to connect my 120hz laptop to a 144hz gaming monitor without having any graphic performance issues. Thanks: My laptop specs are: Model: MSI GL63 8SE-054 CPU: Intel Core i7-8750H 2.20 GHz Memory: 16 GB...
  27. V

    Looking for advice

    So, I've been deciding between two BenQ monitors and I'm still stuck on the two, please try to keep the topic related but if anyone has a direct upgrade that remains in the price range of these two monitors please feel free to share. I also want to say this is my first flight into getting a...
  28. LordElites

    Question 1440p 144hz displayport monitor to hdmi laptop

    How do I utilize the 144hz on my monitor with my laptop that does not have a display port but only an HDMI port? Is there an adapter I can get and if so which one do I get?
  29. J

    Solved! Is my laptop monitor broken?

    Hey! So I think my monitor, or maybe my video card might be broken on my laptop. It’s an alienware 17 r4, a few years old. It has a GTX 1060, if that’s important. To the problem; when I try to boot it up, the laptop gets stuck on the Alienware logo screen, and the loading dots moving in a circle...
  30. V

    LG 22mp55HQ response time

    hello everyone there is a setting on LG monitor about response time options are Off, low, med, high i have done some googling and got nothing this monitor have 5ms R.T i want to know, if i set it off, i get 5ms or if i chose High? thanka