How to Clean Matte Laptop Screen?

This question arises in every individual’s mind that Can I clean the Matte Laptop Screen the same as I do for Normal Screen? So, my answer is “Yes” you can clean the screen in the same way you use to clean the normal one.

In this article, I will share some techniques to clean a matte laptop screen more effectively and efficiently.  Moreover, I will share a couple of Matte Laptop Screen Cleaners which you can get from amazon.

So let’s start it will hardly take 5 minutes to go through this whole content.

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Basic Method [Step by Step Guide 2021]

I will discuss the most used and basic method to clean a Matte Laptop screen.  This method is most effective for new laptop or monitor screens.

Things you will need to clean matte laptop screen

  1. Microfiber Cloth
  2. Distilled Water

Step 1:  Completely turn off your laptop or computer and unplug the power cable if it is connected. Gently, remove the dust with Dry Microfiber cloth [wiping left to right] so that it will not cause any scratch when you clean it with cleaner or distilled water.

Step 2: Now pour some Distilled Water on the clean side of the Microfiber cloth. Once the microfiber is wet then you need to clean a matte screen gently by swiping left to right. You need to keep doing this for around 60 seconds.

Step 3: Once you are done with step 2, then again you need to use the dry microfibre cloth to make sure there are no water droplets on the screen. Within 2 minutes of this whole process, you will find your screen transformed into a new screen.

NOTE: The microfiber towel is for 1-time use only and has to be washed before being used again. Always have a stock of towels ready to use for this purpose.

Advanced Method [Step by Step Guide]

I would only prefer to use this method if your screen has minor scratches. This method is beneficial on the laptop screen to remove scratches.

Things you will need to remove and clean scratches from a laptop screen

  1. Soft lint-free cloth or microfiber cloth
  2. Toothpaste (Our choice Colgate)
  3. Cotton Ball
  4. Petroleum Jelly (Vaseline)

Step 1: Squeeze a small amount of toothpaste onto your fingertip. (Use paste not gel)

Step 2: Rub the toothpaste over the scratch in a circular motion for a few seconds.

Step 3: Wipe the treated area (Scratch) with a soft cloth or with a microfiber cloth.

Step 4: Apply the Petroleum jelly on the scratched area with a cotton ball.

Step 5: Wipe the area with a microfibre or lint free cloth.

Now it’s all done – You can see your screen transforming and all the scratches are gone.

Best Matte Laptop Screen Cleaner

The Matte Laptop Screen Cleaner which I personally use for my laptop and I recommend to others is Calyptus TV Screen Laptop Cleaner Kit [Proudly USA Made].

It Includes a 24 oz Calyptus Screen Cleaner and 16×16 inch XL Screen Cleaning E-wipe. The most favorable ingredient in this Cleaner is that it is 100% natural and plant-derived, Non-toxic, biodegradable, and plain safe for use.

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It is safe to use for cleaning all electronic screens that include 4K HD LED, LCD, Laptop, Monitors, Touch screens, and many more.

How To Clean Matte Laptop Screen? [Video Tutorial]

Can I use alcohol wipes to clean a matte laptop screen?

No, you can’t use alcohol on any electronic device screen. As it will wipe off the protective coating from the laptop screen.

Can I use Spectacle Cleaner to Clean a Laptop Touch Screen?

Yes, you can use your eyeglass cleaner to clean the Laptop touch screen. You can use it with a Microfiber cloth and gently wipe the screen from left to right or in a circular direction.


I believe so after reading this article you will be able to clean your matte laptop screen without any confusion. I have shared all the effective methods to Clean a Matte Laptop Screen.

This informative article includes research by experts and my personal experience. If you have any question or query you can drop a comment below our expert will try to sort out your issue.


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