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My retina screen has a white stain inside.

I cleaned my screen with a damp cloth, and this stain showed up. Why is that?

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Liquid has leaked behind the screen and stained the backlight sheets. If you're lucky it might dry out, but in most cases it will not; so you are either stuck with it or you can replace the whole assembly

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How come it leaked there? Was it damaged before which left a tiny gap or something?

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Liquid will leak between the screen and rubber bezel if there is enough liquid

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I think I'm lucky, it dried out.

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Hi!

The same thing happened to me when I was cleaning off the residue of the peeling antiglare coating with various solvents (thank you, Apple)… Anyway, it is hot now so I hope it will dry on its own, but:

If I take off the display assembly and peel off part of the rubber bezel, how safe it is to ‘blow-dry’ the affected corner? Would it just cause more damage if I blow hot air over the sheets?

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