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My imac fell which i witnessed and saved from complete destruction. The hardrive seems top be working perfectly but I have just noticed a crack between my screen and the silver metal/material across most of the computer, it looks rlly messed up. Should i get this fixed immediately or am i just being way too paranoid?
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AppleCare won't cover the damage, so you'd be picking up the bill yourself. But it probably would be best to get it fixed right away. Cracks can spread quickly and the longer you use it, the worse the damage could get.
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I'd leave it. chances are the whole glass would have to be replaced in order to fix it, so the price of repair won't get any worse if the crack gets bigger. I would keep using it as is if it's not affecting your use.
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NOTE: Moved to more appropriate forum.

Liquid and computers don't mix. It might seem simple, but we see an incredible amount of people post here about spills. Keep drinks and other liquids away from your expensive electronics!
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Try and find the glass for your imac on EBay
Its really cheap
Apple 922-8212 20" iMac Glass Panel *No Reserve!!* - eBay (item 260620117044 end time Feb-09-11 11:21:59 PST)
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