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Lalegria2108
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My lap top text is being weird and parts

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My lap top is being weird and the text in the screen isn’t complete which makes it hard to read. The computer also occasionally turns black and a weird combination of letters and numbers pops up in the screen and sometimes just goes black afterwards. I have a GTX 1060 inside of it and it’s an Icore7. I spent about 1400 dollars on this machine and it’s only a year old which bums me out. Please help. 

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@Lalegria2108 Here's what you need to do, to identify the issue and resolve it accordingly:

  • If not done already, check if it works fine on the BIOS screen to identify if it's either a hardware or a software issue:
    • If it works fine on the BIOS (Accessed while tapping F10 during a restart) it's a software issue & I suggest creating a new user account to check if that works better, for starters)
    • However, if it doesn't work within the BIOS either, I'm afraid it's a hardware malfunction.

While you respond to that, I have a few more steps that should help: 

Perform a power reset (no data loss) using these steps: Click here, proceed to next step if this works

Attempt to run a test from the HP hardware diagnostic tool, using this link: Click here for details.

 

If the issue appears on the diagnostics, it could again, determine a hardware failure,

If they don't appear on bios & the hardware tests passed: please update the BIOS & Chip-set drivers from the HP website using this link: Click here

 

if the issue persists, reinstall windows using the recovery partition or the recovery media to fix the issue,
use this link for details on performing the recovery: Click here

 

P.S: Welcome to HP Community 😉

Due to the current global COVID-19 situation, we're seeing an influx of customers coming in for support and we appreciate your patience.

 

Let me know how that pans out,

If you feel I was helpful, simply click on Accept as Solution to help the community grow,

That said, I will have someone follow-up on this to ensure you've been helped,

Just in case you don't get back to us, 

have a good day, ahead.

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