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I use my Dell XPS either through a momitor or as a stand alone.

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Sometimes when I open the...
I use my Dell XPS either through a momitor or as a stand alone. Sometimes when I open the laptop as a standalone the screen is very dim and off centre. SOmetimes I can reboot and the problem is corrected, but over time it gets worse and worse until the only thing that works is to reset the whole computer to a month ago.

Can you tell me why this is and how to correct it?
Submitted: 8 years ago.Category: Computer
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Hello,

Thanks for using JustAnswer

Might be some problem with graphics driver

May I know the Dell XPS model number ?


Regards

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Tech Support Specialist: Sibu, Support Specialist replied 8 years ago
ARe you using VISTA or XP ?
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Customer reply replied 8 years ago
Vista Home Premium service pack 1
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Customer reply replied 8 years ago
I tried to install nVidia GeForce 8400M GS but it won't install as it says it is not compatibale with my hardware.
Tech Support Specialist: Sibu, Support Specialist replied 8 years ago
Ok in that video category there must be a Intel GM965 driver

download and install that
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