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Registered: ‎08-19-2010
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Full Screen Video Tearing on IdeaPad Y550

Why does my IdeaPad Y550 show horizontal "tearing" w/full screen video in Win7? It was fine in Vista. Source (YouTube vs. DVDs) doesn't make a difference. Video driver is up to date. Thanks!
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Registered: ‎07-13-2010
Location: Calgary, Alberta
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Re: Full Screen Video Tearing on IdeaPad Y550

It has to do with vsync. I fixed it by forcing vsync in nVidia Control Panel. I also forced it in my decoder (in my case, FFD Show).

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Registered: ‎12-07-2009
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Re: Full Screen Video Tearing on IdeaPad Y550

no graphic issue with my y550, if you already tried lenovo official download page to install drivers, try