Do You Have Dead Pixels?

Written by Lynn Chan

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You can also do a low tech way by changing your desktop's background color to black, white, red, green blue and yellow, checkingrepparttar screen each time you changerepparttar 151084 colors. This is of course not fool proof especially if you have tons of icons on your desktop but it's a good 'backup' check if you don't have Internet access to downloadrepparttar 151085 file or whateverrepparttar 151086 case may be.

If you do find dead pixels, don't panic yet, as mentioned earlier, a small amount of dead pixels could be inevitable but if you have a lot of them and your notebook computer is still under warranty, this may be a good time to call uprepparttar 151087 manufacturer and ask for assistance.

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