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Old 02-12-07, 05:52 PM   #5
psyddicus
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Default Re: nvidia drivers make my laptop screen look like someone's thrown paint at it

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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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