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Old 02-12-07, 04:52 PM   #5
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Default Re: nvidia drivers make my laptop screen look like someone's thrown paint at it

Originally Posted by netllama
Does this problem persist if you add the following option to the Device section of xorg.conf (and restart X)?
Option "ModeValidation" "NoVertRefreshCheck"
This fixed it. I actually found this a bit ago by doing a search here for Alienware, which I hadn't thought of before. I guess this problem is common with Alienware mobile setups? Thank you for replying with this answer though.
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