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My l200 has a dark spot on the view screen can this be fixed


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The spot sounds like a crack in the LCD screen. You can get LCDs on ebay or from Samsung. They normally plug into ribbon cable connectors but you must be careful not to damage the cable or the connector.
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My l200 has a dark spot on the view screen can this be fixed


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