Sticker Frustration

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  1. Support.1@XOTIC PC

    Support.1@XOTIC PC Company Representative

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    I haven't ever used it on a laptop. but I swear by lighter fluid.....do not light it on fire though. Just put a bit on a soft cloth and it is magic.
     
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    saturnotaku Notebook Nobel Laureate

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    Lighter fluid, WD40, and Goo Gone are just slight variations on the same thing. Something else that will work is de-natured alcohol. This is different than the stuff you get the pharmacy section of Walmart; you buy it from a hardware store.
     
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    Yup, all petroleum byproducts can get the job done. :)
     
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    zipperi Notebook Evangelist

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    Turpentine, too - if you tolerate the smell; well, best to get the stuff that leaves the least residue. It's pure alcohol or purified gasoline (petroleum benzine) most probably.
     
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    Me, I'd save the petrol byproducts for if heat and a little elbow grease don't do it. On laptop stickers that's usually enough.
     
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    Baking soda and water. When it turns into paste scrub it with a cloth and it's removes all the sticky residue

    Works for that old plastic that used to have that rubber/soft feel and overtime turns into sticky Mess.

    Think old Motorola phones or laptop tops.

    Sent from my BLA-L09 using Tapatalk
     
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    Never had issues using WD40, it comes off easy and leaves nothing on it. It does not damage/melt the surface. Heat on C side can be bad for the keyboard as the keys can melt.
     
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