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ThePunkGeek

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Mar 24, 2001
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Ontario Canada
well i went to school and when i got home my monitor was a darker brightness then before. my brightness is on max on the monitor and still wasnt where it was any ideas what is causing this or how to fix it.
i was planing on reseating the agp (geoforce2) card and re attaching hte monitor to see if that does anything.

any help be cool this brightness sucks for games
 

Lou Natic

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Jan 31, 2002
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Austin
What's the video level set at on your monitor? On my monitor, there are two settings for the video level: .7v and 1.0v. 1.0v is quite a bit darker than .7v, not to meantion alot easier on the eyes.
 
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ThePunkGeek

ThePunkGeek

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Lou Natic said:
What's the video level set at on your monitor? On my monitor, there are two settings for the video level: .7v and 1.0v. 1.0v is quite a bit darker than .7v, not to meantion alot easier on the eyes.

i dunno how would i change it? i have a Sony Trinitron