View Full Version : powerbook g4, new logic board/now the screen has gone weird.

Dec 24, 2006, 06:51 PM
I had a fault where my powerbook would not start up. Apple replaced the logic board and now the screen is a very strange colour and flickers.
In the video I use the hot corner and the dog changes to the right colour but the windows do not. its very strange.
I will have to take it back to apple in the new year but is there anything I can do to improve the image. Its so hard to look at like this.
http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v331/laurie47/th_MOV00669.jpg (http://smg.photobucket.com/albums/v331/laurie47/?action=view&current=MOV00669.flv)

mad jew
Dec 25, 2006, 01:47 AM
Weird. Maybe play around with the contrast settings in Universal Access to see if you can get it better, even if only temporarily. :)

Dec 25, 2006, 03:05 AM
that was worth a try, didn't cross my mind.
Unfortunately it still looks awful. Even turning it to black and white leaves the monitor with big green and blue patches.

mad jew
Dec 25, 2006, 05:09 AM
Crap. Does it get better if you change the resolution? :)