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How to clean laptop display?

by roh / September 6, 2005 3:33 AM PDT

How do I properly clean my laptop display??
There are fingerprints on it.
Thank you.

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by xtuser / September 6, 2005 8:38 AM PDT

Frankly, I just grab a kleenex and rub off my screen after kids touch it and stuff. It works pretty well, but you have to pass over an area many times for the fingerprint to totally disappear.

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Pre-moistened wipes, BAAADDDD!
by rjharlan / September 9, 2005 3:07 PM PDT
In reply to: Staples

The pre-moistened wipes can be VERY bad for your LCD display as they have a tendency to dry out and can scratch the display. I would stick with a soft cloth like the ones that you use on a camera or a shammy (sic?) like the ones you use on your car. And make sure that you use a liquid cleaner that is safe for LCD monitors and such.

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Lens cleaner
by Flirkann / September 9, 2005 5:10 PM PDT
In reply to: Staples

good old spectacle lens cleaner. No fogging - not that this is an LCD concern - and an anti-static layer to help with dust.

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Premoistend cloths
by broker6000 / August 1, 2009 10:26 PM PDT
In reply to: Staples


I have used the premoistenmd cloths and found them to work really well. Its just a lot easier with the cleaning fluid right on the cloth.

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Sound in laptop
by viresh / September 9, 2005 9:50 PM PDT

I often hear sound(click) from my laptop. Whenever, I scan my laptop with anti-virus and adware.The other sound I hear often is when I reboot. I m using Dell 1150 inspiron with windows xp home.

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Hard drive
by jmhal / September 13, 2005 4:45 AM PDT
In reply to: Sound in laptop

It is probably the hard drive starting up and searching through the files.

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RE: Sound in laptop...
by saltwaterlife / June 7, 2009 3:22 AM PDT
In reply to: Sound in laptop

If your noise occures when you have system sound "MUTED" it may be an outdated driver. I had the sam issue. Go to

Enter your computer information and find the Audio Drivers for your terminal. Download and install the latest driver and reboot. Your problem should be fixed.

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by Qosmio / September 14, 2005 9:25 AM PDT

to clean you screen .(Kensington screen Guardin).
you can get this product at compusa as well as bestbuy or online.80 wipes per container.i use 3 wipes at once on my 17inch well with no harm to your pc

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by meatyocre / October 13, 2005 1:24 AM PDT
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