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What happened to this pixel?

I have what seems like a dead pixel on my screen, but when I take a picture of it and zoom in it looks different. Original Image
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When I see a black pixel only on a blue screen, is that a stuck pixel or dead pixel?

I have pixel on my LCD that appears black only on a blue background; it works fine on other colors. Is this a "stuck pixel" or "dead pixel"?
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LCD Horizontal Line with Changing Color : Dead Pixels or Stuck Pixels?

My monitor recently started showing a black horizontal line yesterday. I tried searching for some solution on the internet and found some good suggestions. Now, recently I noticed that the color of ...
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Howto repair dead-pixels automatically?

My camera has some dead-pixels. The images are in JPG format. Only on some images (but still more than 300 images) they turn completely red on dark background. I want to automatically determine pixels ...
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Limiting desktop size in Linux

I have a display and the right-most edge of my monitor is busted! So to make it work, I'm trying to somehow restrict my desktop to the pixels that actually work. This would mean: The pointer ...
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can dead pixels magically heal themselves?

I had an area of dead pixels on my Lenovo laptop, which appeared out of nowhere and grew over time. The area was completely black - couldn't see through it, and after recent travel with laptop - I ...
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Is it possible that an LCD monitor gets pixels damaged in transit?

Is it possible that an LCD monitor gets pixels damaged in transit? I bought a used LCD monitor without testing it first, and when I got home I found it had three contiguous stuck pixels on its ...
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How do I remove something that's stuck in my laptop's screen? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to remove dead Thunderflies from an LCD monitor I have Dell laptop with a matte screen under warranty. A bug has crawled under the glass/plastic(?) on my screen. ...
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Can dead pixels appear with age of an LCD?

I'm curious if it's common for dead pixels to have more of a chance of appearing as it ages. I have a 3 year old laptop and just noticed 3 dead pixels in one corner. I don't believe I've noticed them ...
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Dead or stuck pixel during booting

Greetings to all the experts,currently i'm facing a problem on my monitor,it can't show anything during booting,this bugged me as i can't look into BIOS setting,this is the video i've captured. part ...
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How could I safely fix my walking “dead pixel” bug?

I need suggestions. I've got a live little bug inside my macbook pro screen for 2 days now. I've tried to film it using my iPhone, but it ain't that good. :( Should I try to open it? o_O C'mon, ...
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Do lines across an LCD screen indicate that it's time for it to be replaced?

I have a 5 year old thinkpad which has suddenly developed a horizontal line across the screen. The pixels on the line look 'slow' ie. they change colour only after a while and that too not ...
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LCD Stuck Column (TAB Fault?)

I have a column of red pixels (one pixel wide) that is always red (unless I'm looking at something white) on my laptop LCD screen. I read on Wikipedia about TAB faults: ...
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Removing dead thunderflies stuck inside an LCD monitor

This summer my flat was "attacked" by hundreds of tiny thunderflies, some of which managed to get behind the screen of my LCD. A few of the cursed creatures went and died right in the middle of the ...
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Dead pixels or cracked screen?

I purchased this Toshiba Satellite A500 about a week and a bit ago and this mark has appeared on the screen. Is it dead/stuck pixels or is it cracked within? I haven't done anything to crack the ...
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Chaotic behavior of a dead pixel on my iMac 24"

Since I bought my iMac last year, I have a white pixel on the left of my screen. I'm ok with that, one pixel is not much and I know about dead pixels policies. My problem is about understanding this ...
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What is the best way to fix a stuck pixel on a LCD screen?

I have an LCD screen with a Pixel that is stuck ON (ie bright) what do you suggest to fix it (it's not a dead pixel) Please don't suggest that I fork out $1000 for another one ;-)
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Any way to fix a stuck pixel in an LCD screen? [duplicate]

I have an older LCD monitor, and it has recently developed a single green pixel that's always on. It's not really annoying if the screen is bright, but it's very noticeable when there's something ...