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Uneven backlight in just purchased Best Buy LCD.

Hello,

I've ordered this monitor online, but upon arrival it has an uneven backlight or backlight bleed. Namely, moving an image from top to bottom of the monitor increases its brightness by about 15-20%, and the "blue" Windows desktop looks ... gradient.

I was wondering if I could bring my online-bought monitor into the store and would be able to exchange it for one with a more even backlight.

Thank you,
Aleksey.

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  • shihonage Apr 30, 2008

    P.S. I ordered it online from Best Buy, of course.

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My guess on this is either one back light ccfl is cracked/unplugged or the power supply is not running one side of the ccfl back lights, either way you should absolutely take it in for replacement asap

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