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Why desktop colors become bright, intense and saturated after you play a video

Why desktop colors become bright, intense and saturated after you play a video

I was surprised the other day after I played a YouTube video noticing that desktop colors, some of them, had become bright, bold and saturated. In particular red, green and blue were so changed!...

Dell retires Android tablets to focus on Windows

Dell retires Android tablets to focus on Windows

According to Dell, it makes little sense for someone to invest in Android tablets, while Windows 2-in-1 models are thriving, since they tackle successfully two important worlds, full PCs and tablets. A 2-in-1 model,...

If Task Scheduler fails to run a task (error 0x80070006 handle invalid)

If Task Scheduler fails to run a task (error 0x80070006 handle invalid)

I use task scheduler to run Dell Display Manager a couple of minutes after I log on in order to give it some time to recognize my monitor. Suddenly (or perhaps after changes I...

Dell Display Manager startup deactivation

Dell Display Manager startup deactivation

You may not want Dell Display Manager to start automatically when you logon. When you setup the program there is an option to run it as administrator, in which case it won’t run automatically....

Disable Dell Display Manager update prompts

Disable Dell Display Manager update prompts

Dell releases frequent updates of its Display Manager, a convenient application for making some adjustments on Dell Monitors. Usually these updates are not important, at least not to all users. Especially if you are...

Dell Display Manager 1470 annoyance, get previous version

Dell Display Manager 1470 annoyance, get previous version

Yesterday Dell Display Manager (DDM) gave an update prompt, which I followed and downloaded version 1470. Today I lost two hours trying to solve this problem. I use DDM regularly to adjust my Dell...

If a monitor detects no dvi-d cable, preparing to enter power save mode in 5 minutes

If a monitor detects no dvi-d cable, preparing to enter power save mode in 5 minutes

This may happen sometimes: a monitor suddenly fails to detect the DVI-D connection, although working without problems for days or weeks, then announcing that power save mode is going to be activated in 5 minutes....

Open Dell Display Monitor tray menu with a keyboard shortcut

Open Dell Display Monitor tray menu with a keyboard shortcut

Dell Display Monitor is a very convenient application that will let you change basic screen settings, such as brightness and contrast, without having to use the buttons on your monitor. However, there is an...

Dell UltraSharp U2713H vs U2711

Dell UltraSharp U2713H vs U2711

I’ve been using Dell U2711 for 3 years until I changed to the new U2713H. The U2713H is considered a replacement of U2711. Of course, if you are going to buy any monitor you...

If Dell Display Manager will not recognise your monitor

If Dell Display Manager will not recognise your monitor

You may face this annoyance, Dell Display Manager does not always recognize your Dell monitor. I use this little Dell program, I really need it, and I was going mad! As I realized problems...