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Spilled coffee over an HP pavillion dv7. I turned it off maybe 2 minutes after I cleaned up the mess with a towel. It seemed to work fine. I tried putting it back on later but it beeped quite a bit so I turned it off for a while. Rotated it and now it's drying. Does this mean the computer is finished? It is almost brand new, no warranty on..

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Nope, just wait first until it is totally dries up. be patient ok. put it under the sun.

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