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Broken HP!! I had my laptop open, and I tossed it on the bed, (DUMB IDEA) which made the middle part, where the LCD and keyborad connect, crack. It wasn't that bad looking at first. But now, the more I use it the more its cracking. If I try to close my laptop the middle part is all uneven and I can see the metal bars inside.... I know it's hard to explain. MY MAIN QUESTION: Can the geek squad at best buy fix this, or will I have to send it in to HP company?

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It is best to contact HP, or an authorised HP Service Centre. Then, you may require to send it back. It won't be free, as your dumb idea wasn't covered by the warranty.

Best Buy is okay, but please don't give it to any repairman if you care for your expensive device, as they may spoil it more.

Go to the HP Support Site, it is great. You can contact by email, phone, and whatever you choose.

Posted on Jan 30, 2009

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