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Monitor / Display Settings (Windows XP)

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by ILoveLabs, Sep 21, 2008.

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  1. ILoveLabs

    ILoveLabs Thread Starter

    Jul 4, 2007
    Is there a way to adjust the brightness of my monitor other than using the Menu/Controls that are on the monitor (using a SyncMaster 172n). I calibrate my monitor using Pantone Huey, having set the brightness / contrast both to zero, but it is still too bright.

    I went through the Control Panel > Display settings but didn't see anything. Maybe it's hidden somewhere?

    Thanks in advance for taking the time to help me!
  2. -Fabez-


    Jul 28, 2008
    Try changing the brightness with your graphics card software.
  3. Timmy69


    Sep 19, 2008
    right click desktop, select properties
    choose display setting
    click on advanced setting
    navigate to the tab that correspond to your graphic card
    usualy then will have a control panel setting button which you can go into and change display
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