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how do you clean Macbook pro keyboard grease?

by kimidjk / October 1, 2009 8:57 AM PDT

I used my Macbook pro about 5month and I realized that especially the "space bar" key has grease form hand oil
is there anyway to clean it?
I tried manicure remover and Whiskeys to remove them but never worked..

please help

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Drink the Whiskey
by mrmacfixit Forum moderator / October 1, 2009 9:22 AM PDT

and try rubbing alcohol (Surgical spirit) on it.

Just dampen a cloth, don't slop it around


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It might not be grease...
by d_adams / October 3, 2009 2:35 AM PDT

The plastic on my old laptop keyboard got worn down after awhile, so that it was no longer rough, but smooth in the places I touched the most.

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