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Is it normal that sometimes even though you close the 3D program, the XL2420TX doesn't go to non-3D mode?

And how do I use the ICC profiles in the OP? Is TFTCentral's profile better than PC Monitor's?
Edited by kevindd992002 - 6/18/12 at 7:23am
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Originally Posted by kevindd992002 View Post

Is it normal that sometimes even though you close the 3D program, the XL2420TX doesn't go to non-3D mode?

Try changing the 3D mode setting to go to 3D only when in full screen mode.
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And how do I use the ICC profiles in the OP?

In win7, you download and extract the files, then right click and install.

Then windows key > search for color management > check the box for "Use my settings for this device" > add > navigate to "BenQ XL2410T - Standard" near the bottom > ok > then highlight and press "Select as Default Profile"

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Is TFTCentral's profile better than PC Monitor's?

If you mean the brightness / color / contrast etc, I use the TFT central color settings and PC Monitors settings for the rest
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Try changing the 3D mode setting to go to 3D only when in full screen mode.
In win7, you download and extract the files, then right click and install.
Then windows key > search for color management > check the box for "Use my settings for this device" > add > navigate to "BenQ XL2410T - Standard" near the bottom > ok > then highlight and press "Select as Default Profile"
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If you mean the brightness / color / contrast etc, I use the TFT central color settings and PC Monitors settings for the rest

Keep in the mind that the color profile will often reset itself in some games.
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Originally Posted by lollingtonbear View Post

Try changing the 3D mode setting to go to 3D only when in full screen mode.
In win7, you download and extract the files, then right click and install.
Then windows key > search for color management > check the box for "Use my settings for this device" > add > navigate to "BenQ XL2410T - Standard" near the bottom > ok > then highlight and press "Select as Default Profile"
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If you mean the brightness / color / contrast etc, I use the TFT central color settings and PC Monitors settings for the rest

What settings do the icc profile contain?

Is that icc profile applicable for the TX as well?
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Originally Posted by NitrousX View Post

Keep in the mind that the color profile will often reset itself in some games.

Thanks for the heads up. So basically the icc is useless in games?
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Thanks for the heads up. So basically the icc is useless in games?

Yes, most games have their own gamma sliders ("brightness"), so they don't use the ICC profile.
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Yes, most games have their own gamma sliders ("brightness"), so they don't use the ICC profile.

So usually where is the ICC profile effective?

Is using the ICC profile the same as adjusting the settings in the monitor itself manually?
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So usually where is the ICC profile effective?
Is using the ICC profile the same as adjusting the settings in the monitor itself manually?

The ICC profile is useful for desktop use, image editing, movie watching, etc. The ICC profile is basically like adjusting the monitor, but offers more accurate control over settings.
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I use "TFT Central" for surfing, "PC Monitors" for movies and the game mode from Benq BF3 for games rolleyes.gif
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How do I know if the XL2420T.icc profile worked on my XL2420TX monitor? I mean how do I confirm? I followed the steps above and when I clicked "set as default profile", I didn't notice any difference in the colors of my screen?

So basically, PCMonitor's settings are manually inputted because they don't offer any downloadable ICC profile?

How do I change the settings of an ICC profile?
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I use "TFT Central" for surfing, "PC Monitors" for movies and the game mode from Benq BF3 for games rolleyes.gif

So basically you use TFTCentral's ICC profile for all three picture modes (TFTCentral, PCMonitor, and BF3 game mode)?
Edited by kevindd992002 - 6/19/12 at 7:36am
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So basically you use TFTCentral's ICC profile for all three picture modes (TFTCentral, PCMonitor, and BF3 game mode)?
Yes yes smile.gif
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