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Screen calibrator


HuntedDragon 6 118 United Kingdom
16 May 2009 10:50AM
does any one know where to hire a screen calibrater?

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HuntedDragon 6 118 United Kingdom
16 May 2009 10:51AM
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Henchard 9 2.7k 1 United Kingdom
16 May 2009 10:56AM
You'll probably find that the software licence prevents the software being installed on more than the owner's computers; meaning that companies may not be able to legally hire them out.

In addition as it needs redoing every month or so (or even daily for critical work) and they are not that expensive anyway for the entry level models you may as well 'bite the bullet' and buy one (IMHO).
dcash29 9 2.0k England
16 May 2009 10:59AM
Where in the country are you Alan?
justin c Plus
11 4.6k 36 England
16 May 2009 11:01AM
You would be better buying your own as acurate monitor calibration isn't just a one off thing. A monitor is best re-calibrated on a regular basis, whether that's on a weekly or monthly basis depends on your screen and how demanding your requiremnts.
I find once a month to be fine.
User_Removed 11 17.9k 8 Norway
16 May 2009 2:35PM

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CaptivePhotons 11 1.6k 2 England
16 May 2009 2:55PM

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HuntedDragon 6 118 United Kingdom
16 May 2009 3:43PM
any sugestions on a calabrater?..ty.
justin c Plus
11 4.6k 36 England
16 May 2009 3:45PM
EyeOne Display 2 Although you could probably find it cheaper by doing a Google search.
HuntedDragon 6 118 United Kingdom
16 May 2009 3:48PM
hmmmm on a tight budget for while..any second hand lol?
justin c Plus
11 4.6k 36 England
16 May 2009 3:50PM
Might be worth putting a wanted ad in the classifieds. Only costs 1 or you get 10 free adverts if you're an E2 member.
Coleslaw Plus
9 13.4k 28 Wales
16 May 2009 3:54PM
Spyder2express isn't very expensive, and works well.
HuntedDragon 6 118 United Kingdom
16 May 2009 5:17PM
just surfing, 42 pounds but then a 50 doller shipping......onwards forever onwards......
tezza 11 569 United Kingdom
17 May 2009 12:44PM
I've had one of the first versions of the Pantone Huey from it's original release and it's been excellent and is aimed at people on a budget.

Just checking on ebay, there are two available on a bidding basis, with quite a few being sold as 'buy it now' items.

It's simple to use and gives good results.

Terry
Nickscape 8 705 9 England
17 May 2009 3:24PM
Ive got a Huey Pro and works a treat, any of the cheaper ones will do a very good job and will be much better than an uncalibrated screen - money well spent

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