Screen flashes black for a few seconds after initial login (after bootup).

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  1. Osprey

    Osprey New Member

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    I have tried to make sense of what others have posted and relate it to my situation but I am still somewhat confused because I have not found the same exact issue I have. I have tried a number of config settings but no joy.

    I am running W7 Ult 64bit OS and have a Nvidia Quadro NVS 285...

    I am not sure how long this has been occurring (possibly since OS install) but every time I bootup and then login with my password, the screen flashes black for 2-3 seconds after the initial login. If I log off and log on with my pswd, it does not always flash.

    I have the most current driver for the Nvidia card.

    Is this a typical W7 glitch?
     
  2. cybercore

    cybercore New Member

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    Welcome to w7forums,

    Perhaps such behavior is typical to nVidia Quadro, given this card has multimonitor support.

    How many monitors are connected?

    Try the video driver's defaults............
     
  3. Osprey

    Osprey New Member

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    I am only running 1 monitor but I think you are correct because I did a clean install in VMware and the OS does the same black screen flash straight out of the box....
     

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