Graphics Card Faulty - White Unibody MacBook

Discussion in 'MacBook' started by alksion, Jan 23, 2012.

  1. macrumors 68000

    alksion

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    #1
    The computer:
    - White Unibody MacBook (Mid 2010)
    - 2.4GHz, 4GB RAM, 250GB HDD
    - NVIDIA GeForce 320M 256 MB

    I have been having problems and instead of writing it all out, I'll just have you guys take a look.

    First, here is a quick video I filmed on my iPhone of the boot screen starting pure white and then getting yellow right before going into the desktop.

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oYd2rZhJ5ko

    Next, I have been having this problem with Chrome specificly, but I have deleted it, reinstalled it and updated it with nothing changing or problem being solved.

    http://forums.macrumors.com/showthread.php?t=1303159

    Last but not least, I cannot connect my MacBook to my external monitor, it simply does not work. It use to but doesn't anymore and I have tried everything to no avail.

    http://forums.macrumors.com/showthread.php?t=1276014

    If someone could tell me what might be going on here, I would greatly appreciate it, thanks!
     
  2. AppleFanatic10, Jan 23, 2012
    Last edited: Jan 23, 2012

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    AppleFanatic10

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    If you're on Lion, when you boot up your macbook its supposed to turn from grey to this yellowish color.. It does the same thing on mine too.
     
  3. thread starter macrumors 68000

    alksion

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    Okay, so that takes of that.

    What do you think about the other problems?
     
  4. macrumors 6502

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    The issue with Chrome is if you can take a screenshot with the artifacts then it's not related to the video card. You would not see that in a screen capture with a messed up video card.

    Can't answer your last question since I've never connected my macbook to a monitor.
     
  5. thread starter macrumors 68000

    alksion

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    Well, thank you again! Still wish this would stop though :(

    Now just one more to go!
     

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