Cleaning my pc screen???

stevent222

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I've heard all kinds of different ways to clean my screen, I never touch it but stops and marks are all over it when I turn it off and it's black I can see them better.

What have any of you found the best way?
 

TwiztedAngel

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I find that isopropyl alcohol is excellent for cleaning my screens, and leaves no oily residue to attract dirt and dust.
 
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Before giving all kind of tips and advices maybe it is best for us to know what kind of computer screen Steven got. lol
With a CRT screen not much harm can be done....unless of course you dip it in a bucket of water...

Flat screens and HDTV's are a complete different story.
These screens are very sensitive,.... layer upon layer. And the smallest drop of fluid can do damage






 

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I unplug mine due to risk of getting shocked.
I never use Windex because it is very harsh.
If your screen is really gross I would use distilled water and white vinegar 50/50 solution.
If not so gross just water will work.
Paper towel will work but I use a soft cloth like and old cotton sock.
 

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I unplug mine due to risk of getting shocked.
I never use Windex because it is very harsh.
If your screen is really gross I would use distilled water and white vinegar 50/50 solution.
If not so gross just water will work.
Paper towel will work but I use a soft cloth like and old cotton sock.
 

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I usually get my power sander and grind all the dirt off....failing that a stick of dynamite will clear those stubborn stains....
 

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[QUOTE="Just Debbie, post: 4820279]I unplug mine due to risk of getting shocked.
I never use Windex because it is very harsh.
If your screen is really gross I would use distilled water and white vinegar 50/50 solution.
If not so gross just water will work.
Paper towel will work but I use a soft cloth like and old cotton sock.[/QUOTE]


ordinary water leaves water marks hence the distilled water comment...
 

stevent222

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HP flat screen, I don't have any distilled water although have a bottle of saline water and a bottle of Isopropyl rubbing alcohol cause I have diabetes and use that to prick my finger two times a day.

Have already used Squirts idea of glass cleaner and paper towels and looks 100% better but if it gets to dirty I'll use Kippers idea.
 

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[QUOTE="stevent222, post: 4820425]HP flat screen, I don't have any distilled water although have a bottle of saline water and a bottle of Isopropyl rubbing alcohol cause I have diabetes and use that to prick my finger two times a day.

Have already used Squirts idea of glass cleaner and paper towels and looks 100% better but if it gets to dirty I'll use Kippers idea.
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Saline water will be no good as it contains salt.
 

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First, I start with deleting the spam. Then I try as hard as I can not to lose my cool with idiots. Oh! You mean cleaning? I use a very mildly damp micro-fiber cloth.