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As for the glossy vs matte, if you are having no glare issues and want to keep best clarity and such go glossy and this is easy for you because you can use your monitor as a test for reflections! Also you will need a 2nd crossfire bridge and your monitor will not fall off the wall, just screw on tightly and securely! smile.gif

*Just realized how many replied to your questions, oh well more information the merrier! thumb.gif *
Edited by topthis - 5/27/13 at 8:42am
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League showing 120 fps. Fraps shows same thing. Though its usally around 95-100 not the full 120.
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The only reliable way I have ever been able to deal with stripped screws was to use a bit set for a drill that is a reverse thread. You should be able to get one from amazon or any similar place for $5-10, put an appropriately sized one in a drill and carefully use it to bite into the screwhead and get it out. I have seen and tried all the other methods like superglue in the head with a screwdriver, prying it, using pliers, rubber-band, etc and they just don't work very often. Give them a shot first though, the rubber band method especially is safe and non-destructive. I'll find the exact name of the type of bit you'd want to use with a drill from my order history and edit back shortly.

EDIT: They are called "left hand drill bits". I found an old thread I had made years ago... http://www.tivocommunity.com/tivo-vb/archive/index.php/t-452298.html where people gave a lot of suggestions and those are what finally worked for me as well as being safe for the device.


Cool thanks, do you think the vibrations are fine on the monitor?
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I haven't received mine yet so I haven't had the chance to open it up. They have youtube videos here though: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLnVkA6ZcoQv5piavGXZDJv3Wj2E4MT_iE

Who did you purchase the monitor from?

Awesome just what I was looking for, I bought mine from allkillsale, he was great and returned a crossover that had 7 dead pixels and replaced it with a pixel perfect qnix. The reds were better on the crossover but the contrast is better on the qnix.
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I believe it's a technology that can only be used with TN monitors.

Only if they have a special strobing backlight.

In other words there's a list of under 10 monitors that support it.
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Anywho are any of you using F.lux?

I think i read somewhere that it caused trouble but not sure what and how.

Works perfectly, only side effect is that it removes your custom ICC profile if you've installed one.

Any changes you make in Nvidia control panel or any custom ICC you apply gets reset and removed to default while f.lux is running. Your monitor is basically at default colours (plus the yellow effect from f.lux itself, it still works fine)
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Cool thanks, do you think the vibrations are fine on the monitor?

I can't guarantee it but I sincerely doubt it would hurt it any more than it did my Tivo motherboard... just run it at a low speed and it'll back the screw out without much vibration. smile.gif
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So how does this look for backlight bleed? Good, average, or bad?

First is at 100% brightness, 30 clicks



Second at 50% brightness, 15 clicks
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Ascertain what you yourself think about it and if it affects your own experience!

It's your monitor after all smile.gif
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So how does this look for backlight bleed? Good, average, or bad?

First is at 100% brightness, 30 clicks



Second at 50% brightness, 15 clicks
Looks good to me..
 
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