white line on macbook screen ???

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  1. Djmillsy19 macrumors newbie

    Djmillsy19

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    i noticed today out of the blue a white horizontal line appeared on my macbook screen i thought it was some basic malfunction so i turned it off turned it on again and its stil there even when booting up its about a cm thick and its there whatever i do even when my screensaver is on can anyone help?

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  2. alphaod macrumors Core

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  3. Djmillsy19 thread starter macrumors newbie

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    nar its a macbook i think its either the graphics card or the LCD screen it goes away when you take a screenshot so it must be the screen



     
  4. Drumjim85 macrumors 68030

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    yar, MBs have cables inside too....
     
  5. Djmillsy19 thread starter macrumors newbie

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    how do i get to the cable inside will i need an apple specialist?
     
  6. OrangeSVTguy macrumors 601

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    Do you have Apple care or our existing warranty? If so let them go inside it and fix it. Check out ifixit.com for the guide.
     
  7. Djmillsy19 thread starter macrumors newbie

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    nar my warranty run out
     

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