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Acer LCD Monitor AL2671W - screen too bright!

My Acer AL2671W LCD TV video is terrible. Too bright a screen. I have the DVI (for VGA only) and VGA ports working but the picture is still bright. I have sound on all input connections but I'm missing TV on the TV Tuner input. Just the sound is working there. I have to hard boot the TV/Monitor to get it going as well. With all of the video adjustment turned to the lowest level, I can use it as a PC monitor. I have never used the TV Tuner until now preferring to use a SAT Capture Card for my Video. What part could I replace to get the screen toned down so it doesn't look like the sun on the default setting!

I also have never been able to get the DVI-D input to work using two vid cards, currently using the Geforce 7300. Thanks.

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  • Glebular May 17, 2008

    I have also never been able to connect a video card to the TV. The video card output is DVI-D. The TV input is just DVI. I tried an adapter between the 2, and no success.



    Does anyone else have this problem?

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I had the same problem with my TV when I purchased it used. Select the input you are having troubles with and enter "Service Mode" by pressing and holding the "VOL - " button and "CHAN + " buttons on the TV, simultaneously until the screen flashes red one time.

At this point you will be in service mode. Pressing the "MENU" button will open a service menu, which is different from the typical user menu. From the service menu you can further adjust your image settings until you have a decent picture.

Initially my VGA input looked terribly bright and washed out. Now it looks incredible!


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Right click on the desktop screen and click on Properties, then Settings, then Advanced..then the Color tab;.you can change the brightness here!
Theresa

Posted on Apr 23, 2008

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