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By yor1001, Junior Member on 7th May 2012, 10:01 PM
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There is an ant under my screen. I am not sure how it got there and I wasn't too happy when it stopped moving... I think it's dead.

Any advice on getting it out...
I already tried a vacuum cleaner, that didn't work.

I would open the device but I am not sure if there is adhesive between the lcd and glass panel.
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7th May 2012, 10:20 PM |#2  
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Oh my this looks like a job for the Ant busters who you gonna call?888888888 ANT BUSTERS.

THERE'S SOMETHING STRANGE
IN THE XDA HOOD
AND IT DON'T LOOK GOOD
WHO YOU GONNA CALL?
ANT BUSTERS.

AN ANT IN A GALAXY TAB
THEY CALL IT THE 10.1 SLAB
WHO YOU GONNA CALL?
ANT BUSTERS.

PLAYING AND CRAWLING AROUND
ITS BREACHED IT'S WAY INBOUND
WHO YOU GONNA CALL?
ANT BUSTERS.

IT JUST DROPPED DEAD
BANG IN THE MIDDLE (ENOUGH SAID)
WHO YOU GONNA CALL
ANT BUSTERS.
I AIN'T AFRAID OF NO ANT
BECAUSE HE (ANT) HEAVY HE'S MY BROTHER.
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7th May 2012, 10:22 PM |#3  
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Lmfao... I'm sorry.. This just made me laugh... I'm sorry about the ant though.. I believe you will have to take it apart if you can't shake it out. You're going to have to google a repair video for the 10.1. Lmk how it works out for you.

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7th May 2012, 10:38 PM |#4  
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Nothing productive to add just.... PMSL! ;)
How the f&$k did it get in there? The only real place I can see on mine is the headphone socket.

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7th May 2012, 10:57 PM |#5  
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Well its scientifically proven, ants love Android.
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7th May 2012, 11:25 PM |#6  
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LOL @ Ant buster...

Yeah I am guessing I will have to open it. The thing is I don't know if there is adhesive between the lcd and the glass. None of the disassemble videos I've seen removed the lcd panel. I guess I will have to do it on my own...
wish me good luck.
STUPID ANT.
I am guessing not even the ant buster could save me now.
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7th May 2012, 11:51 PM |#7  
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Not really a guide, but maybe this will give you an idea: http://www.ifixit.com/Guide/Installi...gitizer/8346/1
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7th May 2012, 11:55 PM |#8  
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ROFL!

anyway, yes u have to open it. if you are unsure, watch some youtube videos on how to disassemble it. Good Luck. LOL!
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8th May 2012, 12:12 AM |#9  
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This made my day XD But on a serious note, just follow the procedure of removing/fixing a screen (:
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lol i'm sorry for no help but this is a very funny problem
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Picture or it didn't happen.
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