Quick Tip #51: How to Clean Your Television Screen Safely

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Don't spray anything - like glass cleaner or alcohol — directly on the screen. Use a DRY, LINT-FREE CLOTH instead. Microfiber works well, or a dryer sheet fresh out of the dryer. First unplug the television (to reduce any static), let it cool down, then wipe the surface. If there are still fingerprints or marks, dampen the cloth and carefully wipe again.