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Yep, more tax raises in America, JUST what we needed.... /sarcasm. frown.gif

Yeah I am as unhappy about it as the next internet shopper but it really does put B&M retailers at a serious disadvantage. In states like Washington which border those with no sale tax (Oregon) they will actually stop and fine people going across the bridge with big ticket items like TVs in their cars in order to protect Washington retailers and thus tax revenues. They can't find them all but it does happen. And I always knew it was inevitable on the net anyway.

This wouldn't effect stuff bought from eBay though. Especially from overseas.
Edited by wrigleyvillain - 5/28/13 at 4:11pm
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post #2192 of 25893
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Yeah I am as unhappy about it as the next internet shopper but it really does put B&M retailers at a serious disadvantage. And I always knew it was inevitable.

This wouldn't effect stuff bought from eBay though. Especially from overseas.
Actually that's part of it also. I was reading they are going to start charging sales tax to where the item is shipped. Even if it is from another country.. Hopefully it doesn't go through..
 
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post #2194 of 25893
Yeah that is different than how sales tax traditionally works. Meh. Anyway, wrong thread.
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post #2195 of 25893
I mean when you start a game it disregards your color profile. Luckily I found "monitor calibration wizard" which will force whatever profile you have set to default even during gaming.

Given the extreme variation in profiles I'm seeing I wouldn't be surprised if some people got ones with a naturally accurate panel but I doubt that's the case for most. Mine was a far cry from my 27q out of box. Mine is ok now with the "MenacingTuba" profile.
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post #2196 of 25893
Note it is important to have the gamma controls activated as well. This may not be related to your issue but is an important part of this process I did not know aobut originally (and is not at all intuitive or obvious). Before I did this there was not much difference with the various profiles; just some basic color shifts.
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You will also need to enable the profiles gamma correction.

Go into the advanced tab. You need to select "use Windows display calibration" but it is greyed out initially.

Click "change system defaults" and a new window pops up which looks the same as the previous one

Click on "advanced" tab and you should be able to tick "use Windows display calibration" from there. You should see a change in the screens gamma as the corrections from the profile are loaded.

http://www.tftcentral.co.uk/articles/icc_profiles.htm#install

And are you talking about this?

http://www.hex2bit.com/products/product_mcw.asp
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I was just shown how to do 120hz with no image fidelity loss. I was told this by someone and I am not sure if they want me to keep it a secret, but it is possible and it is amazing. I would go as far as to say it looks better than at 60hz with the fix he game me.
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I was just shown how to do 120hz with no image fidelity loss. I was told this by someone and I am not sure if they want me to keep it a secret, but it is possible and it is amazing. I would go as far as to say it looks better than at 60hz with the fix he game me.
Why would you tell us this and not sure with us?thumbsdownsmileyanim.gif
 
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I was just shown how to do 120hz with no image fidelity loss. I was told this by someone and I am not sure if they want me to keep it a secret, but it is possible and it is amazing. I would go as far as to say it looks better than at 60hz with the fix he game me.
sounds like bull
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sounds like bull
I agree sir.....
 
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