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Entries for the ‘Hardware’ Category

LCD monitor flickering saga

We just purchased a new LCD screen to use on an Acer Aspire 5535 laptop. When we connected the screen to the laptop there was an annoying flickering on the screen. It wasn’t that the screen was blacking out, more list horizontal scan lines flickering all over the screen. The flickering seemed to be worst […]

Random crashing

I’ve seen quite a few PCs lately which would freeze, crash, reboot or just be generally weird at random. I repaired Windows on the first one, checked the hard disk, then formatted it and re-installed Windows again but still had random weirdness. There was no pattern to its behaviour, I swapped its RAM, tried a […]