Trackpad - Static Zaps?

Discussion in 'MacBook Pro' started by neteng101, Jul 3, 2009.

  1. neteng101 macrumors 65816

    Jan 7, 2009
    I keep getting zapped - I think its when I touch the trackpad with my palm... bzap... 15" uMBP. Anyone else noticed the same thing happening? :confused:
  2. beefillups macrumors newbie

    Jun 30, 2009

    I feel bad for you!

    Go to the Mac store, tell them.
  3. NewMacbookPlz macrumors 68040


    Sep 28, 2008
    Sounds like a bad ground or something of the like.

    I had to return my Apple In-Ear headphones (the $79 ones) for a replacement because the right side one would zap my inner ear lobe'ish area. I think it was a bad ground and was discharging from the chrome ring or something. Replacement pair is fine so far, haha...
  4. jav6454 macrumors P6


    Nov 14, 2007
    1 Geostationary Tower Plaza
    Genius appointment for you. It's best to let them take a look or in this case, get zapped.

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