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monitor problem

I have a IBM Aptiva with AMD K7-600mhz and a 19" FST G96 monitor.  The top half of the top line (text or graphics) is cut off.  Adjusting the monitor buttons on the front will move the entire screen image around (and shrink and enlarge it)but the top line is still cut in half.
  My video card is an S3 Savage 4Pro.  This is a ;new setup and had (I have removed it) Norton Anti-virus.  Noo peripherals have been added yet.  
  The screen displays properly when I run in Safe Mode.
What is wrong?
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infieriAuthor Commented:
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infieriAuthor Commented:
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rayt333Commented:
Is this a new setup? as in first use?
OR is this a working system and suddenly it just screwed up?

Did you add or remove anything (hardware or software) just before this happened?
Did you run some kind of utility program (like Norton) and let it fix a problem it may have found? (had to ask that)
 Can you try the monitor on another system or try a different monitor on this system? (this would narrow the search)

Under Display properties, under the settings tab, click on advanced, then check and see if your display adapter and monitor is listed correctly
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AristippusCommented:
Another quick check...

Change the resolution.  See if it makes any difference as to what is viewable or not.
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Somebody_elseCommented:
do you have the latest drivers for this video card? usually after the release and bugs like this are found they will release newer drivers to fix the problem. check the manu. website for drivers and any FAQs for the card.
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OttaCommented:
Can you try a different monitor?
If you get the same result, then my guess is "software problem", as 'Somebody_else' indicates.
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infieriAuthor Commented:
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infieriAuthor Commented:
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Jason_SCommented:
If you change the resolution to 640X480, I would bet the display would be correct (same as Safe Mode).

Check the refresh rate setting that you are useing.  If it is higher than recommended for the monitor, this would be your problem.

Do obtain the latest display drivers for your card, and set the monitor type to match.
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jgagneCommented:
JUST to be on the safe side if none of the above works - check the pins on the cable - are any bent or pushed in?  Try reseating the card if you feel comfortable doing that.  I would agree that it's either a setting or a corrupt driver.  If reloading doesn't work, you may have bad hardware.
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rayt333Commented:
Did you check this?
Under Display properties, under the settings tab, click on advanced, then check and see if your display adapter and monitor is listed correctly.
If the Video adapter or the monitor is listed wrong in display properties then you can get messed up video since the setting would then be incorrect.
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expert99121199Commented:
Does this happen when a different monitor is used as well?
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Jason_SCommented:
infieri:  Any feedback from you?
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