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Was wondering what you all would recommend to clean my lcd monitor from not only dust but oils from food that dry? Is a slightly damp cloth ok for this?
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You should get a bottle of LCD cleaning solution and also they come with microfiber cloths that you can use to clean the screen.
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You should get a bottle of LCD cleaning solution and also they come with microfiber cloths that you can use to clean the screen.
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Guess waters not as effective. Anything specific to recommend? What is actually inside these cleaning solutions?
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I use a moist rag usually. Its great for dust and slight fingerprints.. but a microfiber cloth with an LCD cleaning solution sounds like it would do wonders.

I once had this great idea of marking the middle of my screen with a small corner of a post-it note to no-scope in the Crysis 2 demo, but it proved to be useless so after I took it off I had a bunch of adhesive on my LCD hahha
After scrubbing it with a moist rag, no dice. I was surprised to see it come off easier using my finger.
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Guess waters not as effective. Anything specific to recommend? What is actually inside these cleaning solutions?
LCD screens require a special kind of attention, from what I've heard. Rumor is that regular screen cleaning products like windex have a chemical in it that can severely damage your screen.
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I just use Isopropyl Alcohol and a microfibre cloth.
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Microfiber cloth with a corner just barely damp with water. Works like a charm.
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LCD screens require a special kind of attention, from what I've heard. Rumor is that regular screen cleaning products like windex have a chemical in it that can severely damage your screen.
I wasn't talking about windex lol I quoted the other dude asking him what was in lcd cleaning solutions.
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50/50 blend of distilled water and alcohol. Use a microfiber towel to wipe.
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