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Well got my monitor! Its huge! Going from a 20in crt to this is impressive to say the least.... just seems that my colors are off.. Too rich almost? Is this normal? Are my eyes just overwhelmed by bright robust colors or is something wrong?

Green seems like its neon and very bright. red seems bright.. blue is darker? I just dont know.. Theres no calibration disk with it.. the manual sais JACK about calibration.

What is the best way to go about calibrating it?
    
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Well? I havent been able to figure this thing out.. hours of adjustment to no avail.. Am i just an idiot or what? Anything that would help out there?
    
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I used my Nvidia calibrator to correct mine.
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I dont get it people... I just sat there with the nvidia sliders for about an hour straight and it still looks weired... Green is too damn bright.. I lowered the rgb color temps .. messed with gamma.. brightness... contrast.... everything and im coming up empty handed...
    
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im in the same boat
i have no idea how to calibrate my dell 2408WFP A01
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I dont get it people... I just sat there with the nvidia sliders for about an hour straight and it still looks weired... Green is too damn bright.. I lowered the rgb color temps .. messed with gamma.. brightness... contrast.... everything and im coming up empty handed...
When you move the sliders... I usually try to shift my eyes so that I don't focus in on one spot to match the colors... Kinda like those 3D puzzles.
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