Monitor screen 'smudgy'

  algernonymous 16:19 07 Aug 2004
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I have an old monitor which has a 'smudged' appearance on the screen. I have tried washing it with a damp cloth (using water only), but it doesn't appear to clean it. Is there a coating on screens that can be damaged, and, if so, is there anything that can be done to render it usable?

  algernonymous 22:49 07 Aug 2004

It looks as if it is a coating that has been damaged- it is visible even with the monitor switched off. I thought maybe there would be a way to completely remove it. (perhaps white spirit?)

  woodchip 22:54 07 Aug 2004

Sounds like it's out of focus, not worth mending.click here

  woodchip 23:20 07 Aug 2004

set fire to it

  algernonymous 10:06 09 Aug 2004

White spirit got it off- took some rubbing though! Now I can give it away with a base unit I'm selling! Thanks all.

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