Cartoon Network/Adult Swim Archives Wiki
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When The Cartoon Network launched, problems occurred occasionally that would cause the broadcasters to trigger a Technical Difficulties screen. Very rarely does it happen now, but listed are these screens when the channel was on its first legs.

Technical Difficulties

Name of Technical Difficulties Date of Use Image Notes
"All-Stars" 1992-1997
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Has 6 of the most recognizable Hanna-Barbera cartoons.

Name of Technical Difficulties Date of Use Image Notes
"Wideo Wabbit" 1997-March 1, 1998
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Used a still from the Looney Tunes short, Wideo Wabbit.

Name of Technical Difficulties Date of Use Image Notes
"Desert" March 2, 1998-June 14,2004
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Used a still from the "Screwy, Ain't It?" promo.

Name of Technical Difficulties Date of Use Image Notes
"Graffiti" April 3, 2006-July 13, 2008
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Also used in Fall Era.

Name of Technical Difficulties Date of Use Image Notes
"Test Pattern" 2008-May 2010
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Based off of test patterns from the 50's and 60's.


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