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Screen glare on acer 5610-4610

I was given two suggestions for correcting my screen glare problem. one was to use function + up arrow. this did nothing. the other was that it is an inverter problem. how do i correct that inverter problem?

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  • smetana Nov 14, 2007

    i see myself in the screen and because of that, have trouble reading text.

  • smetana Nov 14, 2007

    can you tell me if this antiglare filter will be expensive? also where I might buy it. does it need to be an acer product for my acer computer?



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I have a acer 5610-4610 laptop and everthing on the monitior is offset to the left how do you adjust it because there is a 4' black strip on the right side.

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In the hardware department buy tinted window film for under $5 and cut it to size. The lightest shade is best. Don't peel the back off. Clean the PC screen and apply the film with tape. If you cut it wrong, try again. There's plenty left. Voila! Problem solved for pennies!

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I'm not sure what either of those suggestions would have to do with glare on the screen.
Could you try to describe, in detail, what this "glare" is that you are talking about?

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  • Ron Roske Nov 14, 2007

    Oh, OK!
    There are only 2 fixes for that, that I know of.
    1. The first it to do things like, change the angle of the light striking the screen. Change the angle of the screen, close curtains so outside light doesn't strike the screen, change the positions of lamps that may be in the room, or change the position of the computer in relation to the lamps. (Not very helpful, I know)
    2. Buy and anti-glare screen and install it on your display. These are thin sheets of plastic that can be cut to fit your display. Clean the surface of the display carefully. Lay the filter on the screen and press into place. That's probably the best fix.
    Unfortunately, there is no way of adjusting this on the pc, itself.

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  • Ron Roske Nov 14, 2007

    Here is a link that will tell you all about it.
    Just pick the size that fits!
    You might also check on e-bay. They are sometimes available there.


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