[thelist] why web pages look having different color on different LCDs?

Zhang Weiwu zhangweiwu at realss.com
Sun Dec 7 13:39:12 CST 2008

sbeam wrote:
> Sounds like the brightness/contrast/gamma is way off...
> http://www.normankoren.com/makingfineprints1A.html
> This is more because of the different video cards in the two machines, not the 
> OS. Probably a good idea to calibrate the monitor anytime you move it anyway, 
> especially between machines - so make sure your black level and white level 
> is correct, and your color temp is right for your room.
> http://www.lagom.nl/lcd-test/
> But if you still want to tweak the linux box's settings, start here:
> http://www.linux.com/articles/113936
> <tip type="design">
> keep your LCD monitor reasonably well calibrated at all times
> http://www.lagom.nl/lcd-test/
> </tip>
Okay, now at least I got one way to try to solve my original problem:
calibrate my monitor first. I'll try it later.

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