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post #11 of (permalink) Old 2009-10-03, 07:58 PM
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No you can't since a totally black screen doesn't age the phosphors at all. Here's the burn in FAQ for more information on the topic:

FAQ - Burn In & Break In.

The topic has been discussed to death in the following thread.

Burn-in: Discuss this issue here only

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