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Has anyone else ever had this problem? My screen is blurry, ever so slightly. You can still read everything but it is just enough to bug a person. It is a Dell monitor (CRT) that powers off when not in use but the rig is on 24/7 folding. I think there was a time where if I turned it all off and then started up again it would be ok, but I just tried and it is still the same. I have a new 19" LCD coming hopefully tomorrow so this may be for not but I thought I would ask anyway.
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Thats a sign of your monitor going bad, that happened at our school before and within a week the monitor didnt work. Im not saying that within a week your monitor wont work its just a sign its going bad. Should we have a funeral. j/k
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Try degausing?
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Mr. Mumbles
Try degausing?
Great tip...not much of a diff. The icon text actually looks better WHILE the degaus is settling down (while it is still shaking) but then gets bad again. Well, good thing I saw that TigerDirect deal! The 17" cheap LCD I got for my wife is great...hope this one is the same. Specs are good, could have had a lower response time and .264 spacing but I am not a fanatic.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Bindusar
Great tip...not much of a diff. The icon text actually looks better WHILE the degaus is settling down (while it is still shaking) but then gets bad again. Well, good thing I saw that TigerDirect deal! The 17" cheap LCD I got for my wife is great...hope this one is the same. Specs are good, could have had a lower response time and .264 spacing but I am not a fanatic.
dont worry i have that problem too, when i go to OC.net and type stuff in google toolbar it seems slightly blurry, but when i press enter it gets clear again
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I thought I had the same problem Turns out its not the monitor its the
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Crash
I thought I had the same problem Turns out its not the monitor its the
It's the ???...you mean your eyes? Nope, not here...the images at work and on my wife's are okey-dokey.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Bindusar
It's the ???...you mean your eyes? Nope, not here...the images at work and on my wife's are okey-dokey.
I think he means maby its the eyes
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post #9 of 9
Degaussing will not help if a monitor is out of focus. Nor will it help if you're an idiot. There is an internal adjustment -- but good luck finding it and not killing yourself. Don't be an idiot, if its fuzzy, its dead.
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