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How would I go about doing this?

Or at least get close.
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You could use a setup disc like Video Essentials(DVD or Blu-ray).
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Originally Posted by Spandy87 View Post
How would I go about doing this?

Or at least get close.
Buy Avical or Video Essentials.
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What monitor it is? Cuz there's plently of colour profiles here for IPS panel monitors:

http://www.tftcentral.co.uk/articles/icc_profiles.htm
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What monitor it is? Cuz there's plently of colour profiles here for IPS panel monitors:

http://www.tftcentral.co.uk/articles/icc_profiles.htm
Identical user settings on identical monitors can be drastically different. The user settings are merely %s of the service menu settings and every setup will be different. Light output, voltages, etc aren't uniform, unfortunately.
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Isn't there a monitor calibration thing in the NVidia control panel?
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There is, but it is based mainly on the user guessing on what looks best, as opposed to what is technically right. I used Digital Video Essentials to adjust(not calibrate, there's a difference) my monitor and colors and brightness/contrast are much better that what I thought was right without it.
    
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