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24-09-2003, 01:52 PM
Hi all,

I need to clean the screen on my laptop, I can see little bits of dirt over my movies...

Is there a right or wrong way to do this?

Is a glass cleaner like Mr Muscle (et all) ok or will it smear?


24-09-2003, 01:55 PM
proper screen cleaner should work

24-09-2003, 02:00 PM
Its not made of glass, so don't use glass cleaner. Its made of plastic and many glass cleanrs advise not to use them on plastic.

Safest way is a moist (not wet or even damp, just moist) lint-free cloth.

You must avoid any moisture running down the bottom and getting into the electronics.

Otherwise, just common sense

Graham L
24-09-2003, 02:08 PM
That is, don't use a spray applicator.

The screens are glass --- if they were plastic they wouldn't break so expensively. :D

What you can damage with harsh cleansers are anti-reflective coatings, and maybe a plastic film anti-scratch layer.