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flickering screens

  1. #1

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    windows 8

    flickering screens

    My screen frequently flickers regardless if using laptop monitor or external monitor. This occurs regardless of which window I have open or which program I am using. When it flickers I am unable to input from my keyboard and must use my mouse to reset the point where my typing input has stopped. When this happens it appears that a white screen opens in the background. Any help or suggestions appreciated, its driving me nuts. My computer is a new HP2000 laptop.

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  2. #2

    San Jose - California
    Posts : 2,847
    8.1x64PWMC Ubuntu14.04x64 MintMate17x64

    1. Check if you have the latest BIOS firmware.
    2. Re-install the Video Driver
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  3. #3

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    Win 8 (64) : Win 7 (64) : Vista (64) : Android JB 4.2 : iOS 6

    If it's new, I would first consider bringing it back to the store. That doesn't sound normal.
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