Having problems with your Lenovo ThinkPad T61 Notebook ?

Green flickering squares when i turn on my laptop

\015 Hello, my laptop cannot start up, when i turn it on in normal mode, and get past the XP loading screen, these strange, sometimes flickering green squares pop up everywhere on my screen. whats even more strange is that if i turn safe mode on, everything works as it should be.Its a lenovo t61 custom model and it has been working without problems for 2 years now.\015

Answers :

Something's wrong with the display driver or the display card. You can try opening up the T61. The contact on the display chip or the display connector is probably corroded. Try pressing them a bit (not to hard). if it's the display connector, try removing it and placing it back. I've had this problem before with some other notebook. It's ok when in safe mode because safe mode doesn't use the higher display functions.
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