Tuesday, January 18th, 2005 by
My monitor has a “Degauss” button and when I press it my screen gets zapped for a second. Is that what it’s supposed to do?
By pressing that button you scare the bad magnetism out of your monitor. OK, let’s get more technical.
Cathode Ray Tube (CRT) monitors aim electrons onto the display screen by creating magnetic fields inside. Outside magnetic forces—for instance, the Earth’s magnetic… Continue reading