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It looks very good, yes, but is it a reflective nightmare? If there's any light in the room at all, are you gonna be seeing your own face and what's behind you?
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post #42 of 80
I have a wall behind me I did try reflecting light though, and it's not that bad when the monitor is on.
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post #43 of 80
Be wary that a handful of users did this mod to some U2711s and they ruined them. It is incredibly easy to damage the polarization layer underneath as the AG coating acts as a AG coating and as polarization layer structural member.

Not to mention when the screen gets dirty and you go to clean it, every time you touch it more damage is possible. If you want glossy mirror like screens, get one like that from factory. They have special glass protection over the polarization layer.
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can anyone say "dust magnet"?
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i got this HP 17" monitor from value village for 20$ and im definitely trying this since theres sharpie lines on the monitor, idk why the original owner did that but it came off with acetone. now i need to do this to make it look brand new
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post #46 of 80
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I just have to wonder why you'd even want anti-glare removed...
It's one of the first mods suggested by nearly all of the ISF calibrators. I did this years ago to a 63" RPTV and the difference was worth the hassle.
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No updates? I thought op was trying it on two more monitors.
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post #48 of 80
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Originally Posted by CallsignVega View Post
Be wary that a handful of users did this mod to some U2711s and they ruined them.
Wow, that's basically pissing away 800+ dollars a pop... (if they're lucky).

I'd be physically ill if I wrecked my baby like that.
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Can we get pictures of these naked monitors with something else on the screen?
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post #50 of 80
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Rear View Porn Mirror!
You can now see who is sneaking up on you while viewing those naughty videos. But all joking aside though.

Got any pictures with this on running a game or desktop shots? I remember a while back people using windex to remove the anti-glare off theirs. Never looked into it.
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