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shadowing - due to new cables?

janhughes

FPCH New Member
Joined
Feb 13, 2007
Messages
2
#1
I recently replaced my original 15pin VGA cable with a new one (purchased on line). I admit, it was the cheapest I could find, but am now regretting this due to shadowing on my screen which definitely was not there before.
I have a Packard Bell Intel pentium 4 processor and sony flat screen monitor. Has anybody else encountered this problem with cheaper cables?
Cheers
Frustrated and confused!!
 

Jamey

FPCH Member
Joined
Jan 21, 2006
Messages
333
Location
Telford, UK
#2
It does sound like a dodgy deal! Have you tried it with another cable from a friend or the previous one? If it is the cable then I recommend you apply for a replacement from the company or person who sold it to you. Under the Distance Selling Regulations the seller has an obligation to provide you with working goods.