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LCD SCREEN SCROLLING LINES WHEN USING KVM

Hi,

There is 2 systems:

system 1: WXP PRO, recent machine

system2: W98SE, old compaq presario machine

Bith systems connected with KVM. When system2 is running the screen on system 1 (when switching to it with the kvm) lines are scrolling fromj top to bottom of screen. When I removed the VGA cable from system2 the libes stopped. I tried different resolution and refresh rate and the same lines appeared.

I heard there was some filters available when using LCD screen, would tagt help? ALso, could it be video card related, now system2 is working fine and there's no problem with the VC.

Any suggestions will be appreaciated!

Thanks,

Mario
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spiderfix

8/22/2022 - Mon
Jonybrv

This appears to be a problem with the resolution adjustment when switching monitors.

Try reducing the resolution on the new computer.

If not, I am afraid there is no alternative.
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Callandor

You may have a bad cable connected to system 2.  The symptoms sound like one of the sync lines is not connected.  Switch the cable with another one that you know works.
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