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Old 12-18-2003, 04:31 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Is acetone safe for cleaning the screenof my CRT monitor?
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Old 12-18-2003, 05:06 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Rule of thumb, solvents( i.e. acetone) = bad for monitor. Most monitors have a protective film layer on the screen, so if you use a solvent like acetone, it will eat right through that and damage the screen. Best to stay with a clean rag that is damp from water or some type of cleaning fluid you can find a computer store that is for monitors.

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