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Things that I have tried: -Reboot the computer -Adjust ClearType settings -Update video card driver -Adjust display resolution -Adjust color calibration (However, my monitor doesn't have a setting to adjust contrast) Can anyone help? May 14, 2011 #1 NathanP2007 [H]ard|Gawd Messages: 1,686 Joined: Dec 17, 2007 So i consider this gpu related, and there isnt exactly a better place to ask this so il ask Im just not sure if he needs it to carry audio or not yet. check over here

The system returned: (22) Invalid argument The remote host or network may be down. As always, use your own discretion with all advice here. smeezekittyMar 26, 2013, 11:39 PM Does the noise or distortion move or is does it stay in place? Preferably one from AMD (ATi).Click to expand...

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Which doesnt make sense if it was the TV settings, because my PC is hooked up to my TV right now in the exact same way (HDMI) and there is no Obviously it didn't do this when you first built it so it could be that the card is dying now. I use a 23-24" Viewsonic running at the native resolution of 1080P. However, when I add these images to Windows Desktop Background, they show with lots of grain/noise, as if I hadn't applied any noise reduction.This does not happen with low ISO images.

cspringer May 29, 2011 Re: Windows 7 (64-bit) desktop background photos grainy after NR rpps May 30, 2011 Re: Windows 7 (64-bit) desktop background photos grainy after NR Peter You can't hot swap as it doesn't work that way. As was mentioned previously in this thread, I had a similar problem with my Samsung HDTV the first time I tried to hook up a PC to it via a digital Screen Door Effect I find that text looks better at certain font sizes than others - yeah, this is crazy, but that's how I feel, at least on my monitor.

The problem is the desktop and pictures and everything when using windows except gaming, is grainy. For high ISO images (1600 and up), with noise reduction applied, everything looks ok. More resources Tom's Hardware Around the World Tom's Hardware Around the World Denmark Norway Finland Russia France Turkey Germany UK Italy USA Subscribe to Tom's Hardware Search the site Ok About https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_8-performance/how-to-fix-grainy-desktop-resolution-in-windows-8/5af54f8d-b9e3-453a-b3c5-d20e002b873e Where do I find this setting?

Messages: 21,272 Joined: Feb 19, 2007 Is he using DVI or VGA? 450, May 14, 2011 450, May 14, 2011 #2 May 14, 2011 #3 ccityinstaller 2[H]4U Messages: 3,039 Joined: Nvidia Trusted Techs Proven-skills collaborators will have their usernames marked with a . I will keep trying to find a windows/nvidia setting, but i will also have him swap out his GTS-250 for one of my 8800GT 's just to see if that does I have tried the connection over DVI and HDMI.

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When all editing is done, I export the set to .jpg. He hadnt used HDMI on his monitor before, his old PC was hooked up through the PC slot...which i assume is VGA. How To Fix Grainy Monitor Preferably one from AMD (ATi). 450, May 14, 2011 450, May 14, 2011 #9 May 14, 2011 #10 NathanP2007 [H]ard|Gawd Messages: 1,686 Joined: Dec 17, 2007 450 said: ↑ Can Grainy Graphics Pc Some info regarding that.

Neither does DVI. 450, May 15, 2011 450, May 15, 2011 #27 May 17, 2011 #28 NathanP2007 [H]ard|Gawd Messages: 1,686 Joined: Dec 17, 2007 Ok so i gave him my NathanP2007, May 15, 2011 NathanP2007, May 15, 2011 #19 May 15, 2011 #20 450 Pick your own.....you deserve it. I will however try to have him lower his sharpness. Generated Fri, 10 Feb 2017 01:54:35 GMT by s_wx1221 (squid/3.5.23) Forums Search Forums Recent Posts Members Notable Members Current Visitors Recent Activity New Profile Posts Search Log in or Sign up How To Turn Off Mlaa

I will have to try another computer monitor. Don't ask us to compare or recommend products. New monitor? If he's not technical enough for that you may have to bake a trip to his house to check it out.

HDMI connections often default to lower or higher scaling than a PC uses, which should be 0% or 100%. Then he went home and hooked it up and it was grainy on his tv as well. This includes asking for us to link to your subreddit, forum, bulletin board, newsgroup, Facebook page, whatever.

Messages: 21,272 Joined: Feb 19, 2007 TheGamerZ said: ↑ 1980x1050?

But he thinks the grain actually helped it look sharper, now without the grain the game looks how it should though. Sorry, not trying to highjack you BearPup. ccityinstaller, May 14, 2011 ccityinstaller, May 14, 2011 #3 May 14, 2011 #4 TheGamerZ [H]ardness Supreme Messages: 5,219 Joined: Sep 18, 2003 1980x1050? Regarding AMD card, no sorry, my first AMD card is my 6950 thats in my rig.

ccityinstaller, May 14, 2011 ccityinstaller, May 14, 2011 #15 May 14, 2011 #16 NathanP2007 [H]ard|Gawd Messages: 1,686 Joined: Dec 17, 2007 ccityinstaller said: ↑ OP, Are you hooking this up to I just booted into Ubuntu and the problem persists. NathanP2007, May 14, 2011 NathanP2007, May 14, 2011 #6 May 14, 2011 #7 450 Pick your own.....you deserve it. posted by Jeanne to Computers & Internet (3 answers total) Hmm.

don't know anything about that system. Last edited: May 14, 2011 NathanP2007, May 14, 2011 NathanP2007, May 14, 2011 #8 May 14, 2011 #9 450 Pick your own.....you deserve it. Is there a in windows spot to do that? Gigabyte EP45-UD3R NathanP2007, May 14, 2011 NathanP2007, May 14, 2011 #14 May 14, 2011 #15 ccityinstaller 2[H]4U Messages: 3,039 Joined: Feb 23, 2007 OP, Are you hooking this up to

Is that possible or is it just because hes looking for differences that he thinks hes seeing less quality when gaming? Private messages and other services are unsafe as they cannot be monitored. or HDMI port on either device is bad... Messages: 21,272 Joined: Feb 19, 2007 Monoprice should have cheap DVI cables. 450, May 15, 2011 450, May 15, 2011 #20 May 15, 2011 #21 bigddybn [H]ardness Supreme Messages: 6,303

Sorry if this doesn't make sense, it's hard to explain 2 commentsshareall 2 commentssorted by: besttopnewcontroversialoldrandomq&alive (beta)[–]Ark161 1 point2 points3 points 1 year ago(1 child)looks like driver/safe mode. Messages: 21,272 Joined: Feb 19, 2007 Buy DVI-D.