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Spilled milk on thinkpad keypad. Now no power at all when try to turn on.

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Pull the power, remove the battery and turn it upside down over a towel or some paper towels. So the keyboard should be facing down into the towels. Do not try and turn it on until it dries. If you're technically savy I would recommend disassembling it and attempting to clean up whatever milk you can see.. then letting it dry. But to be honest it doesn't look good. -Ravi Shanghavi

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