20", 23", and 30" LCD Display introduced in 2004 discontinued in 2010.

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Black stripe down the center of Apple 30" Cinema Display

I have a black stripe down the center of my Apple 30" Cinema Display. Can this be fixed?

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I got the same exact problem. I really hope there is a fix other than swapping the LCD panel.

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Mike Wolf, that looks like a TAB error. Sometimes applying some pressure to the binding on top of the LCD panel can resolve it. Most of the time a new panel is needed.

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What is a TAB error specifically?

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LCD panels use TABs to connect to the driver boards. TABs are (tape automated bonding. they sort of look like ribbon cables going form the driver board into the LCD panels.

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Mike Wolf will be eternally grateful.
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