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Windows 7: Dead Pixel? Or not?

30 Jun 2010   #31
Carl Lawrence

Dual-boot: Windows 7 HP 32-bit SP1 & Windows XP Pro 32-bit SP2.

AOL is a bad idea.

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01 Jul 2010   #32

Windows 7 Pro

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Love Windows 7 View Post
AOL is a bad idea.
Dude, if you ain't got anything to contribute as a fix, aside from knocking a program and slyly suggesting to ditch it, then don't waste our time. It's not a "bad idea", contrary to your so called "skilled" remarks.

And, as you saw in the post right before yours, it's NOT just AOL that this issue occurs in, so obviously there is something within 7 that can allow for such.
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01 Jul 2010   #33

home: Windows 7 x64 • work: OS X 10.12

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by thecontinuum View Post
Screenshot (taken by TinyGrab, lol) of pixel:
Oddly enough that black dot is not just a single pixel, it is a 2x2 block of 4 pixels.
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