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Monitor Unburn Utility

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#51
@johnspack, try running this one with dual monitors.

You can choose which monitor by running it from a command prompt and adding a "/<monitor#>" switch after it.
So something like ... MonitorUnburn_WF.exe /1
The monitors are zero-based, so if you have two of them they will be 0 and 1.
It only reads the first character after the "/", so if you type in /15 it will see it as /1, thus it will only work with up to 10 monitors (0-9). I don't see this as a big problem at this point. :D

It should throw an error and quit if you choose an invalid monitor number or if you give it a non-numeric switch like "/tpu". It is only looking for the last occurrence of the "/" in the command string args, so if you type "MonitorUnburn.exe /0 /1", it should use the /1.

Try starting it from both monitors to make sure it works either way.
See if you can break it. :)

If anyone else with dual (or more) monitors would like to test it I would appreciate it.
Nice! I just tested it and it works great on my dual monitor setup. :toast:
 

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#52
Thanks MW.

If anyone has any other suggestions or features let me know.
 
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#53
Yep, it works on both monitors now. My main monitor is getting better, but I guess I got some pretty bad burn in on it. Still haven't really run it that much on it yet, so I'll keep at it.
 
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#54
Just found this thread and this little apps and want to say THANK YOU VERY MUCH UNCLE KREIJ! :toast:

Very useful for my old monitor which suffered badly from burn in.
 

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#55
You saved my bacon! I've been trying out a 40" tv to see if I wanted to buy it from a friend and I lightly burned in the desktop image! But this is working even an hour in, thank you so much!

This program is definitely going into my essential programs folder haha.