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Windows 7: We Uncover the Dead Pixel Policies for Every Major LCD Maker

18 Nov 2010   #1
Airbot

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 
We Uncover the Dead Pixel Policies for Every Major LCD Maker

This might interest some of you.


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We’ve rounded up a whole host of pixel policies, from Apple and Dell to Samsung and Viewsonic--keep reading to find out who will replace a screen with a single dead pixel and who’s willing to let half a dozen slip by.
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18 Nov 2010   #2
Joan Archer

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 32 bit/Windows 10 64bit
 
 

Interesting reading Aaron, I've been lucky so far and not had a monitor with any dead pixels.
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18 Nov 2010   #3
DeniqueCoelum

Windows 7 Professional x64 SP 1
 
 

Interesting stuff! Thanks for posting this, Airbot. I had no idea that manufacturers even had formal dead-pixel policies. It seems that Fujitsu-Siemens (now Fujitsu o'course) don't have a policy. I've been a bit unlucky with Fujitsu (my favourite manufacturer) in that I ordered an LCD, and when I got it, there was a row of dead pixels. Sent it back, got sent a replacement, which had two pixels permanent stuck on red! So I just gave up, and kept the LCD. Ah well. Anybody got any idea how to fix it? I've had the LCD a while now, and one of the pixels has sorted itself, but the other one's still playing up.
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18 Nov 2010   #4
Windows i7 920

Windows 8 Pro x64
 
 

Hmm. If any of my monitors had dead pixels, even a few, I'd probably be pretty upset. I mean, I spent $200 on a 24 inch ASUS, which has an amazing display. $200 should get me a fully functional product, and if it has dead pizels, it isn't FULLY functional, now is it?
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18 Nov 2010   #5
rap33042

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

DeniqueCoelum:

I have tried this utility with no luck, howeber, you might fair better.
Dead Pixel Fixer:
|MG| Dan's Dead Pixel Fixer 1.0.0.4 Download

Good Luck!
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