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Blurred Scrolling - LCD Monitor

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I just bought and installed a new LCD monitor, the KDS Rad-5. It's really nice but text blurs (actually gets bigger and fuzzy) when I scroll, especially when viewing Web pages. Can this be remedied? I know there's a phenomenon called "latency" due to lower operating bandwidths of LCD monitors, but I wonder if this can be remedied through settings. An upgrade to WindoxsXP helped a bit. Perhaps an upgraded video card would solve the problem? I have a Micron 800MHz, 256MB RAM, Nvidia TNT2 Model64 Video Card. This monitor gets rave reviews everywhere and I'm convinced the right tweak will fix the problem. Please comment.
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To be totally honest ive never read a good review of a KDS monitor. That being said, make sure youre in its native rez as running it in any other rez will cause pretty strange blurriness.

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Check the settings in your advanced tab of your video card.
The option Cleartype should be checked and resolve this problem.

greetings,

Serge Bonehill
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i'm running windows xp. xp has an option for cleartype, which i checked. however my video card does not have this option. do i need a new video card to get the improvement.

my video card is decent, nvidia riva tnt2 model 64.

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Your video card doesn't need this option.
It's in your settings ( in the registry )whitch overrule your driver-settings.
If this didn't resolve your problem then I would say try with an other LCD monitor you borrow from a friend or from a shop and see if the result is still the same.

Good luck.

Serge

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