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Old 08-26-2007, 05:32 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I just noticed on my pearl's screen that there is an oval sort of "burn in" on the screen. It seems to be right where the magnet is in my BB holster. Has anyone else experienced this problem and if so, is it possible that the magnet caused this?

Any advice would be appreciated.
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or take off your polarized glasses?
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I thought the magnet in the holster corresponded with a spot lower on the device, like around the bottom of the keyboard....?

Where on the screen is the mark? Top right/left, bottom right/left, etc.
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Or you have a macular hole and you should see your ophthalmologist!

is there a family history of macular degeneration??
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Yep, magnet is in the neighborhood of the 0/Space key.
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I thought the magnet in the holster corresponded with a spot lower on the device, like around the bottom of the keyboard....?

Where on the screen is the mark? Top right/left, bottom right/left, etc.
Its dead center of the screen.. and no I am not wearing glasses or have eye disease ))

the holster I have also has a magnet in the front to keep it closed.

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I think i may have found what did this to my screen, I am on vacation and went on a fast ride with my son. While on the ride, my BB was on my belt and was being pushed pretty hard into the side of the car each time we made fast turn, i had a freakin indent on my side when i got off the ride..

Anyways, i presume if the screen is pushed hard enough, it can cause a blur, spot or whatever you want to call it???

Thanks.
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