Netflix on browser and decent large Monitor - programs often too dark - any suggestions


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Hi there
I've found using a decent monitor when watching NETFLIX via a browser the video is often very dark. Being a "naughty boy" and downloading the same progeam from a torrent site and opening with VLC / standard windows movie player - it's much brighter and more viewable.

I'm paying for NETFLIX so I don't feel guilty at using a torrent but it seems bonkers to me that the "Viewable quality" of a torrent should be (or appears to be) better than the original.

Browsers I've used are Firefox and Ms edge. Same problem with firefox and edge on Linux.

The SKYGO app -->applications--> NETFLIX seems to work OK as well but I can't always get SKY GO - applications only available if SKY GO detects a SKY "Q" box.

I really don't want to go back to a load of torrenting !!!!

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I have Neflix but I never watched it in a browser. When watching in a browser are their any setting you can adjust?
 

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Have you tried the Netflix app from the Microsoft store?
 

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@jimbo45

Try Super Netflix or Video Styler browser extensions for Chrome. It may work on Edge too, but not certain. Give it a shot. You can adjust a lot of stuff for Netflix videos, including contrast and brightness.

On mobile, brightness isn't an issue as you can adjust it all within the app while playing the video.
 

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Nevermind...just tested and neither work properly in Edge
 

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I use Hulu on all browsers and the picture couldn't be any better !
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I use Hulu on all browsers and the picture couldn't be any better !
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Can we see Netflix videos in Hulu ?
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I think that is why he asked - the original Q is about watching NetFlix on Win11 through the browser.
 

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Yes, i thought i answered the question !! I can watch Hulu & Netflix through Edge & FF !!
 

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I use Hulu on all browsers and the picture couldn't be any better !
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Lol - you only said Hulu, not Netflix. Hence the confusion.
 

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