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Macbook - Screen blinking


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i have a couple of questions:

1) recently i have noticed that everynow and again the screen blinks and the brightness dies alittle, then 2 seconds later brightons back up. Anyone elsohad a smilar problem?

2) what screen brightness do you leave you macbook on?

thanks in advance
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1) Seems to be a hardware issue: I took my gf's macbook in with the same problem and after they adjusted the display connector everything seems to be fine...
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I have the same problem. Hmm.
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When I had this issue they replaced the inverter for the backlight.

It came back about three months later, but it was fine for the time being.
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