I am using f.lux to protect my eyes from the brightness of computer screen. Ask Me Anything.

Tolli Senton
Aug 11, 2017

When I use computer, mobile or any device for long time. I fell problem in my eyes. I am looking for a solution what can I do. 

So, I keep my computer brightness low, but sometimes it does not work. So, I use the cool software name f.lux.

I use f.lux at 2300K or below to remove the alerting blue light from screens. Basically, it has an automatic time zone setting. I just select my area and time zone, it adjusts the brightness automatically.

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Isn't f.lux about enabling your body to sleep with less disturbance after watching a screen before bed?

Aug 11, 12:21PM EDT0

The colors on Windows changed since the f.lux update. How do I go back?

Aug 11, 12:03PM EDT0

How do I find or change settings on Windows 10?

Aug 11, 9:55AM EDT49

Open it in the Start Menu. Click the lower-left Start button on the desktop to expand Start Menu, and then select Settings in it. Press Windows+I on the keyboard to access Settings. Tap the search box on the taskbar, input setting in it and select Settings in the results.

Aug 11, 11:03AM EDT54

Thanks a lot!

Aug 12, 12:49AM EDT14

With f.lux on Mac OS El Capitan (10.11), the display is flickering rapidly when the light changes

Aug 11, 8:08AM EDT0

f.lux is not showing my location very accurately. How do I fix this?

Aug 11, 6:06AM EDT0

When I scroll text with f.lux on, I see a brief red afterimage. Why?

Aug 11, 5:43AM EDT0

On Windows XP, the f.lux location dialog does not work. What should I do?

Aug 11, 5:02AM EDT12

You have to use Windows 7 or higher.

Aug 11, 11:05AM EDT48

oh I see

Aug 12, 1:12AM EDT77

Who designed the program?

Aug 11, 4:13AM EDT0

The American Medical Association's Council on Science and Public Health made this.

Aug 11, 11:06AM EDT0

Can I download the program too?

Aug 11, 2:57AM EDT0

Of course.

Aug 11, 11:06AM EDT0

Have you got a link where I can download it?

Aug 11, 8:06PM EDT0

How do I turn off the "waking up" notifications?

Aug 11, 2:55AM EDT0

The Windows f.lux UI now shows everytime I reboot. How do I make it hide again?

Aug 11, 12:25AM EDT0

How do I disable the Windows f.lux hotkeys?

Aug 10, 11:57PM EDT0

f.lux is transitioning a few hours early (or late) and I've set my location properly. What do I do?

Aug 10, 10:49PM EDT0

One of my monitors is flickering - it shows white and then orange quite frequently. What should I do?

Aug 10, 10:41PM EDT0

How do I dim my desktop monitor?

Aug 10, 9:36PM EDT25

Open the Settings app from your Start menu or Start screen, select “System,” and select “Display.” Click or tap and drag the “Adjust brightness level” slider to change the brightness level. If you're using Windows 7 or 8, and don't have a Settings app, this option available in the Control Panel.

Aug 11, 11:08AM EDT44

Gotcha, tnx

Aug 12, 2:00AM EDT78

How long is Movie Mode and what does it do?

Aug 10, 8:18PM EDT0

How did you discover f.lux?

Aug 10, 8:12PM EDT0

When I finding the solution of my computer brightness.

Aug 11, 11:10AM EDT0

My cursor is bright white on Windows. How do I fix it?

Aug 10, 7:55PM EDT0

I have a newer 2013+ Intel GPU on the Mac, and fullscreen video has blue artifacts. What should I do?

Aug 10, 7:25PM EDT0

On El Capitan, sometimes my screen is tinted during the day, even after quitting f.lux. How do I fix this?

Aug 10, 7:19PM EDT0
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