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Windows 7: Removing glossy screen

25 Jun 2012   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
Removing glossy screen

Hello, i want to ask you if itīs possible to remove the glossy screen from my laptop which is Fujitsu Siemens Esprimo Mobile V6535.
Could i do that without losing the image quality or damaging the laptop ?
What do you suggest, guys ? Whatīs the best way to get ride of this annoying glossy screen ?
Thanks in advance.
Laptop specs :
Product Features

Equipped with all the basics for professional mobile computing
Brillant 15.4-inch WXGA display
Pre-configured system

Technical Details

Processor: Intel Pentium Dual Core T4300 @ 2.1 GHz
CPU Bus Speed: 800 MHz
Memory: 2 GB 667 MHz DDR2 SDRAM (4 GB max.)
Memory Slot: 2 x SODIMM
Hard Disk: 160 GB 5400 rpm SATA
Optical Drive: DVDRW
Keyboard: Spill-proof keyboard with 85 keys
Pointing Device: Touchpad
Display: 15.4 in WUXGA Colours
Display Resolution: 1280 x 800
Aspect Ratio: 16:10
Contrast Ratio: 400:1
Brightness: 200 cd/m2
Sound Card Interface: Integrated
Speakers: 2 x 1 W Speakers
Integrated Microphone: Yes
Interfaces/Ports: 1 x VGA, 1 x RJ-45, 3 x USB 2.0, 1 x Audio Line In, 1 x Microphone In, 1 x Headphone/Speaker/Line-out jack with S/PDIF support, 1 x DC in, 1 x ExpressCard Slot
Wired Network Interface: Ethernet 10/100 Mbps Integrated
RF Network Standard: IEEE 802.11 b/g
Graphics: Intel GMA 4500M with Shared
Video Card Interface: Integrated
Video Features: DirectX 10 support
Software Included: Adobe Reader, EasyGuide online User Documentation, Norton Internet security (inc. Firewall) 90 day version, Nero Essentials
Security: Supervisor and user password, Kensington lock, Lid switch (hidden)
Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium
Battery: Lithium-Ion, 6 cells, 10.8 V, 4400 mAh
Battery Life: 3 hrs
Power Supply: 65 W AC

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25 Jun 2012   #2
Hanna 1

win7 home premium-64bit-SP1-IE10

Hi stereo
Click on start, in the search box type visual effects, in the drop down list select what you want and make it as you like.
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25 Jun 2012   #3

W7, W8.1

in the search box type visual effects
^^ what?

Now, to answer your question, it could be done, need to find a compatible matte screen + some laptop dismantling. If you have some tech skills you may do the swap yourself, or leave it to a qualified technician. Google for laptop screen replacement for your model, and see what you find, then evaluate price+trouble vs living with it as it is and buying a new\better laptop in the future.
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25 Jun 2012   #4

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 64 Bit Home Premium SP1

Yes, replacing the screen in a laptop is actually one of the easier jobs if you are mechanically inclined.
It is best to disassemble the display portion and get the model number of the existing screen to use in finding the correct replacement in a Matte finish. The Brand and model number is on a sticker on the foil backing of the screen (You need both). Then put it all back together while waiting for your new screen to arrive.

A reputable repair shop could do the job in a hour. Probably $75US in labor.

Keep in mind that a Matte screen works by diffusing the light. This works for the light around you reflecting off the screen, but also does the same, to a more limited degree, for the light coming from your screen. This results in a slight dithering effect for the content on your screen, particularly with text. Some people notice this right away, other do not. It is subtle.
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