Clean a flat TV screen easily by following this simple ‘how to’ guide. You will learn the proper method for cleaning dust, fingerprints and grime from your flat screen TV. Avoid most common cleaning products because they can damage the screen. Follow these steps to properly clean your TV.
Disconnect the power to your TV before you clean it each time. This is much safer and it will allow you to see the smudges and dirt better.
Choose either lukewarm water or a cleaning solution to clean your TV. Commercial cleaning kits that include both a cloth and cleaning solution are available. These cleaning solutions are specially formulated to clean flat screen TVs and monitors safely and are specifically labeled safe for "laptop screen" or "LCD screen." If you wish to use a solution, you must use one of these.
Dampen a soft cloth (preferably chamois, micro fiber or 100 percent cotton) with either the lukewarm water or cleaning solution. Just a gentle wiping of the screen is enough. Rubbing, scrubbing and hard pressure can damage the screen.
Dust your TV and its screen on a regular basis. Excessive dust can and will damage any electronic device.