Only thing I use onmymonitor is the Siemens-Stern by D. Bethke, you can download here
. It has a standardized gray-scale.
Then I first adjust a white screen in brightness as far up as is comfortable for my eyes (that also depends on ambient light). Then I adjust contrast as high as is possible and still see a difference in all
shadows of grey.
As to colors I try to find hints in PC/Monitor forums or a review of that specific make!
But on my monitor I never adjusted the colors from their factory set position.
As to your adjustments, David, I seriously doubt that minimum contrast and brightness is optimal
My own monitor is at 50% both, with brightness down to 25% in the evening but these values difer from model to model: not even 2 different NEC-monitors behave the same
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