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Authored by: mtm on Dec 09, '02 11:19:06PM

Just a quick note: using a dark screen saver does nothing to prolong the life of an LCD screen. Unlike a CRT the individual pixels of an LCD screen are actually just color filters in front of a backlight. So when a pixel is black it just blocks all the light from the backlight. The backlight is what usually goes bad in an LCD, so the less it is on the better.

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