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Dark spot on the display T430

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SylVestrini
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Dark spot on the display T430

#1 Post by SylVestrini » Sun Mar 31, 2019 11:26 am

Hello fellas,

A while ago I bought a second hand T430 (1366x768 TN display) and recently noticed a dark spot on the display. It is mainly visible from the angle the picture below is taken and on black/dark screen. When I am in front of the laptop I see nothing wrong, no matter whether the display is dark or light. When a lot of side light is coming from the window that is on the left of my desk it might become slightly visible, when I move to the side and when the screen is black or very dark. Any ideas what this might be and if possible to fix?
Thanks!

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Re: Dark spot on the display T430

#2 Post by TheForgottenKing » Sun Mar 31, 2019 12:16 pm

Probably display damage. I'd recommend doing the FHD IPS mod anyway.
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