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post #101 of 148
Here's what happened to mine http://www.overclock.net/t/1281339/failed-u2412m-ag-removal


Just go in with the same mindset of walking into a casino...if you lose (it breaks) you'll be ok with that...
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sorry, let me clarify, both of mine looked amazing when i first removed the AG, but after a while, they both ended up getting scratched and the dead pixel look-ish
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sorry, let me clarify, both of mine looked amazing when i first removed the AG, but after a while, they both ended up getting scratched and the dead pixel look-ish


Sounds like the polarizer has the durability of a stamp Tattoo
 
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post #104 of 148
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Sounds like the polarizer has the durability of a stamp Tattoo

Pretty much
post #105 of 148
I have a white color problem, basically my left side of the screen on white colors displays some yellow-ish white color, and the right side has pure white, and the screen is not equal on white color. This could be the AG coating, or is just the screen leds ?
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I have a white color problem, basically my left side of the screen on white colors displays some yellow-ish white color, and the right side has pure white, and the screen is not equal on white color. This could be the AG coating, or is just the screen leds ?

I would think LED's would be more prone to malfunction than a plastic AG Filter.
 
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post #107 of 148
This is the third monitor u2312hm that i change, and they all have the exact same problem. And the thing is that, the part where is pure white, when i touch the screen is warm, and the part where is the yellow-ish white is cold, as if the monitor is turned off. Tried revisions August 2012, and November 2012, they all the same, poor monitor from DELL.
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post #108 of 148
I can't wait for more people to do this, following the "accurate guide" then ruining their expensive IPS panels.

With horror stories left and right, can't believe some people are still attempting this. lachen.gif

All sarcasm aside, just buy a damn glossy panel if you hate matte so much.
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post #109 of 148
Removing AG coating won't yield good result. Of course it removed sparkling effect but the reflections are simply too strong. Somehow I get more eyes strain then using regular glossy screens.

You will be able to avoid reflections only if you work in a dark room and put your LCD in the box. However, what I don't like here is that I clearly can see the grid of pixels (U2211H). So somehow, I am back to that sparkling white effect that causes strains to my eyes. I guess it's time to buy regular semi-glossy screen.
post #110 of 148
wait for it to dry for like a week if you are really scared. keep it in moist env like with a saran wrap covered when it's wet so the towels dont dry out. use a soft roller to get all the air bubbles out first

what were your guy's room temps when u tried this? i wonder if warmer temps = better glue melting/dissolving and thus more chance of success?
Edited by ovawe - 4/19/13 at 11:49pm
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