Re: How to Safely Clean Laptop Screen?
On Tue, 10 Jun 2003 15:46:10 +0000, a user wrote:
> Just go to a photo shop and get the *microfiber* cloth; or get it from
> an optician's place. The microfiber cloth is also what is used for
> "anti-reflective" coated eyeglasses and the AR coating is quite sensitive
> to scratches, etc. Use the microfiber cloth with plain water with a
> drop of dishwasher liquid (not too much).
> Just don't use any softener when cleaning the microfiber cloth as it
> leaves a bit of oil coating on the cloth.
> In article <firstname.lastname@example.org>, Rob Schneider wrote:[color=green]
>> I've not seen same in UK (where there is *nothing* like America's CompUSA
>> ... PCWorld is a pale imitation), but will look again. thanks.
>> "Carl Fink" <email@example.com> wrote in message
>>> In article <firstname.lastname@example.org>, Rob Schneider wrote:
>>> > What's the best way to clean laptop screens? I'm always hesitant.[/color]
>>> > with a soft cloth? How soft is soft? Just water? I assume paper[/color]
>>> > are too rough and will scratch it. Best to leave it dusty longer and[/color]
>>> > sparingly, or remove the dust frequently to prevent build up.
>>> I just buy the special "LCD Screen Cleaners" at CompUSA.
>>> Carl Fink [email]email@example.com[/email]
>>> Jabootu's Minister of Proofreading
The same microfiber cloth you by at camera and electronics stores can be
purchased for much less in the houshold cleaning area of Target ~$2 US.
Water will usually work on dust and smudges. Otherwise the popular screen
cleaners contain a diluted alcohol solution that works well for me.