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Old 01-02-2006, 05:47 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Will windex and a paper towel damage my laptop screen / laptop material?

Should I use water and a soft cloth instead?

Or is there something better (that's also CHEAP!!)?
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water and soft cloth, definately.
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Bleach and one of those barbeque brushes with steel bristles. Be sure to scrub extra hard when you get to the screen.
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Dont use Windex, or any ammonia-based cleaner. It will wreak havok on your screen (any LCD/TFT, for that matter).

One readily available solution to cleaning LCDs is to use a mixture of water and Isopropyl Alcohol. The mixture cant yield any more than 50% Isopropyl Alcohol. Just use this to dampen a very soft rag, and wipe away!
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honestly, I just drip some water on the shirt I'm wearing and whipe it!
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I don't think the bleach and barbeque brush was a good idea!! It left signficant scratches on my LCD and totally f'd up my colors!!

Thanks a lot :-(
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I don't think the bleach and barbeque brush was a good idea!! It left signficant scratches on my LCD and totally f'd up my colors!!

Thanks a lot :-(
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LOL AN ELEPHANT WHAT AN IDIOT!!!

btw thanx i was looking for ways to clean my laptop so thanx for the advice
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LOL AN ELEPHANT WHAT AN IDIOT!!!

btw thanx i was looking for ways to clean my laptop so thanx for the advice
For proper safe cleaning of an LCD or Laptop screen:

Buy yourself some Antistatic Cleaning Wipes with Isopropanol.
Sample product here
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