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I got my Macbook Pro December of 2009, so it is the most recent model as of then. A couple of weeks ago I noticed the upper half and right hand side of the trackpad has become stuck, meaning I can't click down. I changed my settings to "tap to click," but is there anyway to "unstick" the trackpad? I've tried to clear any debris from the edges of the trackpad, but that hasn't seem to have worked. Thanks!

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Yup. Good advice from diary0901. Sounds like manufacturing defect in which you got a dud. Take it back and have the thing fixed under warranty. You paid a lot of money for the thing, so you should expect it to work like a champ.

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As the Macbook is under a year old it is still covered by a one year warranty unless you took out AppleCare so what I would do is take it back to an Apple Store or go to the Apple webpages and click on support and you will be able to arrange for it to be repaired. Hope this helps.

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