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Laptops: Adding some color to LCD's using Nvidia Control Panel

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When I got my laptop, The LCD was ****ty color. Now that I got a camera and I'm bored. I wanted to post up what I do to tune up my Laptop LCD (Even new ones)


What you need
Nvidia Control Panel 2.xx +
Nvidia GPU
3 Minutes to adjust the colors!

--If your laptop is very old. Try this website for newer drivers: (- http://www.laptopvideo2go.com/drivers -). Find the drivers that supports The GPU. Install the modded INF (If needed)


Sliders
Brightness
Digital Vibrance
Contrast
Image sharpening
Gamma



Adjusting Colors
You can adjust Red Green Blue selecting them in the drop box


Or

Adjust the sliders. To get better color. I turned down Gamma @ 20% & Digital Vibrance @ 25%. Brightness isn't really effect for me. It depends on LCD of course.



Before and after Pictures


Before




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Cool I mite try that with mine. Is there any free software availible to make sure that the colors are accurate though?
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Originally Posted by xlastshotx View Post
Cool I mite try that with mine. Is there any free software availible to make sure that the colors are accurate though?
Just use your eyes.

Don't turn it to high of course but adjust it
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nice. I will have to try that.
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