Having problems with your Dell UltraSharp 1704FPT 17" Flat Panel LCD Monitor ?

Gateway FPD 1730 Monitor

\015 I have a 5 1/2 year Gateay FPD 17" Monitor...What is the normal life spam of any Monitor?\015

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Like all things expensive, it depends what you do with it.
If you leave it on 24/7 then you shorten it considerably.
Turn it off when you leave the room, take some compressed air and clean the dust out once a month.
Make sure the monitor is off when you clean the front, use a dry cloth, if it's smeared with gunk, use the appropriate cleaner for it, not Windex. Pick up some nexxtech cleaning gel ($4.00).
You treat it with love and it will be reciprocated for years to come. Enjoy!
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