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Black on my monitor [inside) what is it called? Toshiba, No,

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Black mark on my monitor [inside) what is it called?
JA: What kind of computer do you have?
Customer: Toshiba
JA: Have you installed any updates recently?
Customer: No
JA: Anything else you want the computer expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: No
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Computer
Expert:  Dan replied 6 months ago.

Hello and welcome to JustAnswer, I look forward to assisting you today. Feel free to disregard the Premium Service Offer. That is an automated popup initiated by the web site. Would it be possible take a picture of the monitor and send it to me?

Expert:  david replied 6 months ago.

I would be glad to help. It sounds like you may have a dead pixel. Is the black mark very tiny like a spec of sand? I've attached an example image of a dead pixel:

http://cdn.avsforum.com/e/e1/e17bf7e1_vbattach243997.jpeg