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HOW DO I BRIGHTEN (lighten) UP MY MONITOR SCREEN? It has gotten darker.

Thank You, Tom

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  • Anonymous May 11, 2010

    tfteel, May not be able to "lighten" lcd screen if the "cold-cathode-fluorescent-lamps" have lots of "ON" hours on them. Do you see any "pinkness" at the left and right edges of panel? What is the date of manufacture on back-side label say. Unit may also have a problem with it's switch-mode-power-supply or ccfl inverter supply that provides 600 to 1000vac to light-up the ccfl tubes that provide white-light so you can see all the pretty colors on the lcd panel. Always state name and model number in body of typed text. Do some reading in my fixya profile and other LCD monitor tech's profiles to understand problems all brands of lcd monitors suffer from. 12fixlouie



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you can adjust the contrast and brightness of the screen accordingly using the following instructions. Please select the right combination of brightness and contrast according to your desire.

  • Please check out controls in the bottom of your monitor, below the scree. I have provided the image below for your reference.
  • In this the fourth option is OSD menu. Please click on it and you will scoll down to options .
  • you can see options called "brightness and contrast". I have added picture for this too!
Once you go that page,use the menu to enter! then use the 2nd and 3rd button to adjust the brightness. Now your job is done.Please click on 1st button to exit. If you need more assistance in this, please write back to us. Please rate my solution as helpful!

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