Re: [NTLK] Interesting Screen Anomaly on 2100, Anyone...

From: Woody Smith <>
Date: Sun Sep 14 2008 - 20:49:08 EDT

Hi Ryan

I was attending to the assumption that you had an issue with the
Digitizer, but this description may actually be an issue with the
display. cracked LCDs that I have seen will have a dark oily like
material that does ooze around. I have also seen burned out areas in
the center of an eMate display that would change shape with pressure.

I know that I don't have a digitizer but I will look around to see if
I have a spare display.


On Sep 12, 2008, at 11:24 PM, Ryan Vetter wrote:

> Seen something like this...
> I recently acquired a 2100 never really used. I have noticed that
> while everything works, it looks like there is some oil or something
> in a few spots underneath the screen. I can see one oil like
> splotch toward the lower part of the screen, and another toward the
> top left. They are each about 1 inch in diameter. When I push the
> stylus on one of them and apply some light pressure, for instance,
> the splotch expands and radiates outward, enlarging it. It sort of
> looks like a diagram of a wireless single array. I can also put the
> stylus on the center of one of them and drag, and it sort of follows
> the stylus, then, in an elastic way, snaps back to its original oil
> like round splotch shape.
> With the backlight on, they can also be seen. There are no jaggies
> that I am aware of, everything works fine on the screen, just these
> anomalies. Any ideas what this is and what I can do?
> Thank you so much in advance.
> Ryan

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