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View Poll Results: Are you good at placing screen protectors?
Yes! I'm a pro! 5 21.74%
I do all right 4 17.39%
I stink at it! 6 26.09%
I don't bother with them. 8 34.78%
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Old 07-27-2012, 01:10 PM
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Though I put a screen protector on this iPod when I got it last week... IT HAS DISAPPEARED. I'm so very confused by it all.
I ate it.
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Old 07-27-2012, 01:18 PM
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....snip....Here's some advice if you always find little dust bubbles on it. Go into a bathroom turn on the shower and steam it up. Go in there and put it on. It gets all the junk in the air cleared out so bubbles shouldn't be an issue.
Yoko!!!! That is some awesome advice!
Makes me want to rip this protector off and go buy a new one
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Old 07-27-2012, 08:48 PM
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Yoko!!!! That is some awesome advice!
Makes me want to rip this protector off and go buy a new one
HAhahahahaha. I need to do this. I suck at it. Dog hair and air bubbles under mine, even though I cleaned EVERYTHING and used the little card they give you to do it with. I may just buy the Invisible Shield one and have Best Buy put it on.
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Old 07-27-2012, 09:03 PM
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I'm completely anal about it, it's rather ridiculous lol.

Best way for me is to clean the whole phone (not just the screen) and wash my hands so no bits of dust or fur. Dry both thoroughly. Remove the backing on the screen protector and line up while holding by the edges, then lower so the middle hits first. From there smooth a bit at a time from the center out toward the edges, kind of like you are stretching a canvas...middle to middle edges then middle to corners.

And yes I realize this makes me sound like a crazy person
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Old 07-27-2012, 09:14 PM
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I usually screw up all of them, use up the whole package of protectors, and finally give up on the last one. I end up using the last one even though it has bubbles, lint, dust, dog hair, ect under it.

Just... Fail lol.
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Old 07-27-2012, 09:27 PM
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Mine is messed up. It has several air bubbles and I just.... ugh gave up. But that bathroom idea sounds like a great one I might just try that!
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Old 07-27-2012, 10:07 PM
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I've never put one on anything before. I don't own any.

I didn't realize they were this common, lol.
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Old 07-28-2012, 12:33 PM
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You guys should check the screen protector that I have for both my iPhone and iPad. I do it myself, no dust no bubble. It is the BEST type of protector out there, designed especially for people like I once was (I was not good at putting on the traditional screen protectors. That is history now am a pro with this one. No bubble, no dust )
Here is one link to the type of protector I use: http://store.apple.com/us/product/H8209VC/A

Seriously, it is the best after trying out the traditional ones that drove me crazy!
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Old 07-28-2012, 03:01 PM
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I actually learned that from some of my video game friends XD

For bubbles the best way I have found is to put one edge down and use the card to push the protector on as you slowly pull whatever it's stuck to out from under it. That way you have only touched that tiny edge and if you see a bubble you can pull the protector up off the phone and do it again there. *sorry don't know if that made sense* If you do it right you should only have bubbles at the very edge and those are easy to push out.
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