what does a yellow screen mean during startup

July 15, 2010 at 14:19:45
Specs: windows 7
when i start up my screen turns yellow for about 1-2 min then everything boots up ok. but lately emails have been going out which looks like a virus but have run so many scans especially on safe mode but cant find anything wrong. please help thank you

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#1
July 15, 2010 at 15:48:16
Two are unrelated.

Yellow is usually an artifact in video ram or issue with video card.


Repost about the virus deal.

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#2
July 15, 2010 at 16:08:23
have run so many scans especially on safe mode but cant find anything wrong

why not do us a favor and let us know EXACTLY what you have tried, that way it is not a guessing game ;-)

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#3
July 15, 2010 at 16:24:30
does that mean my video card is going bad??? i have had the computer for 1 1/2 yrs.. will repost about the virus
thank you

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#4
July 16, 2010 at 12:27:35
I think the video is OK if it looks good and passes some directx tests.

I support the 'Everybody Draw Mohammed Day'. A religion doesn't deny my freedom.


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#5
July 16, 2010 at 12:50:17
it looks great, its just when i start up its turns to a yellow screen. i didnt know what that meant or if i had a virus or something else was bad. thank you for all your help :-)

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