I just spilled coffee on my macbook — not more than 3 hours ago. While the extent of the spill wasn’t nearly as tragic as the article below, my espresso beverage DID seep through the keyboard a bit. First thing I did was prop it up on end – but really, the first thing you should do is power-down — I didn’t think of that for some reason and just rushed for the paper towels.
My experience was a ‘splash’ of Americano. This tutorial deals with a tragic event of ‘total spillage’- an entire cup of steaming hot coffee into your keyboard. Fun. Here’s how to clean up.
I recently had a spine-chilling, blood-curdling experience. I accidentally spilled a whole cup of hot, steaming coffee on my MacBook. I’ve always been the cautious type, taking very good care of my electronics and everything else in general. When I read about other Mac users spilling coffee on macbook, I wonder – how can people be so careless? Now, I know. Sometimes, shit happens.
For your information, the terms and conditions of Apple’s warranty excludes damages due to liquid spills, among other things. This means that you will have to bear the repair costs. This also means that if you’ve had a spill accident in the past, even if your Mac is working perfectly fine after the spill but has to be repaired for some other reason later on down the line –