View Full Version : Weird screen problem on powerbook

May 28, 2005, 03:37 PM
My new 17"pb is doing some weird things (in addition to it's button (http://forums.macrumors.com/showthread.php?t=128405) issue). When I plug in or remove the power adapter, the screen wigs out for a second. It appears as if half of the vertical pixel columns shift over to the right a quarter inch and a bunch of horizontal bars appear. Anyone else seen this, or is my book doa?

May 30, 2005, 07:16 PM
Since no one else is posting on this thread, does that mean I'm the only one with this problem?

May 30, 2005, 07:49 PM
Sounds like you're having some serious problems.. Vertical lines are often a indicator of a logic board (GPU specifically, but whatever) problem.

Call applecare if you still have it.