I spend a lot of time in front of my monitor and if it’s too bright my eyes get tired quickly. As a result, I keep my brightness down so low that people have thought I had a broken monitor. However, when viewing pictures I need it to look as accurate as possible. Here’s a quick and dirty way to be sure that my Contrast and Brightness are set to reasonable values.
It won’t be perfect, but the price is right and you have nothing to lose but a few minutes of fiddling.