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Windows 7: How to clean a matte screen?

01 Mar 2013   #1

Windows 8 Home premium? 64 bit
How to clean a matte screen?

Hello, I was wondering how you clean a matte screen without damaging it. I heard that a microfiber cloth would damage the screen. Does anyone know how I can clean it safely? Thanks, -Rick
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01 Mar 2013   #2
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit SP1

I use a cloth for cleaning eye glasses.
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02 Mar 2013   #3
King Arthur

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1

I just take a tissue paper or two, soak some 91% isopropyl alcohol into it, and casually wipe away; cleans everything off. Been doing it forever and I've never had a damaged screen of any sort.
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