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Laptop and carrying case with magnetic snap closure


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#1 MoreMBB

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Posted 07 January 2010 - 12:48 AM

Will a magnetic snap on a tote bag damage a laptop? I have two bags, one has a magnetic snap closure on top, the other has a zipper but the outside pockets close with a magnetic snap. I would like to use them to carry my laptop but want to make sure the magnets won't damage the machine. I would appreciate any guidance you can provide.

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Posted 07 January 2010 - 12:34 PM

Not unless it's a really, really big magnet
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Posted 09 January 2010 - 01:53 AM

Good to know. Thank you.

P.S. I guess I'll leave the laptop at home when I go for an MRI. :thumbsup:

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Posted 09 January 2010 - 01:59 AM

small weak magnets like that will not hurt a computer. I use a magnetic screwdriver to build computers with no issues, its just the big ones u gotta watch out for. :D

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