When you buy a laptop and open it up, you see a ton of stickers on it that show you specifications, brands, and some other useful general information. These stickers are not annoying, and it takes away from the glamour of the laptop, and you will start to peel off for leaving sticky residue on the surface of your laptop. Although when you are buying a refurbished laptop, the previous owner might have left some cool stickers on the laptop that you want to peel off.
Applying stickers on a laptop is relatively easy, but it is pretty hard to remove them. In other cases, people start rubbing the stickers off by using their nails, and they succeed in quickly removing the stickers themselves, but this is not sticky as residue.
This guide shows you some effective methods that can help you get rid of them entirely quickly. If you want to get rid of the stickers fast, take time and clean the Sticker carefully.
By applying these practical methods, you won’t do any damage to the laptop’s surface, and you won’t leave reaming label pieces that would make your laptop surface look fouler than it was before.
Method 1 for easy removal of stickers.
This is the most using method for peeling off the stickers and quickly getting rid of the residue. If you can already do this method to try the following method.
Step 1: Peel the Sticker by using a Razorblade
If you have a new laptop and the Sticker is new, you can easily remove it.
You can remove this Sticker by using a razor blade, but if you don’t feel comfortable using the razor blade, you cannot do this method, so you can try another method. Or you can use a specific sticker removal tool.
Step 2: Get a tube of Adhesive Cleaner and a lint-free cloth/rag
Once you get the stickers off, you will now have to the residue of your laptop to easily make it clean.
Now you have an Adhesive Cleaner bottle; you can gently apply it on a microfiber cloth. And then, rubbing the alcohol could do the trick, but this method does not work every time.
Also, you can take the lint-free cloth and start wiping around the surface of the laptop that you are pulled the Sticker from.
You can wait 10 minutes to complete the process of Adhesive Cleaner.
Step 3: Clean the surface of the laptop with a damp rag
In the next step, you can take the grabbing damp rag and easily clean the Adhesive Cleaner also the leftover sticky residue from the surface of your laptop. It would help if you remembered the damp rag to keep away from the keyboard.
If the residue does not entirely remove, you can repeat Step 2 and Step 3 as long your laptop is not completely clean and residue-free Sticker.
Method 2 Quickly remove the Laptop Sticker By using a Hair Dryer
In this method, we are using a heat gun or a hairdryer, so you can do this very carefully. If not handled carefully and adequately, both things burn your hand, so be careful about using this method.
Step 1: First, you can take the heat gun or hairdryer and blow warm air on the stickers for about 1 to minutes. And remember, you are not holding the machine too close to your laptop. Always keep 4 inches of space between the laptop and hairdryer.
After two minutes, you can easily remove the Sticker from the laptop’s surface. And remember the Sticker will be hot, so you can use the cloth to remove it quickly.
Step 2: Then, you can apply the adhesive removal into the lint-free cloth and then apply it on the laptop’s surface that was paste a sticker.
You can easily clean the remaining residue by using the cloth.
Step 03: If you still have any sticker residue on your laptop surface, you can apply some diluted vinegar or rubbing alcohol and then gently clean the Sticker area with a cloth. Or you can wipe the area with a dry paper towel.
How to get off the Sticker residua by using Products:
- WD-40: Most people know about WD-40. This is the best product for easily lubricating or removing anything and quickly removing the residue.
- Nail Polish Remover: The best product for getting off the sticker residue.
- Oil-based substances: to get off the sticker residue, you can use Olive Oli, Vegetable Oil, lotion, baby oil, tea tree oil, which helps to loosen the adhesive cleaner.
- Rubbing alcohol: this is the best thing to remove the sticker residue easily.
- Hair Dryer: It is the best product for getting off the sticker residue.
- Water: Waterworks some degree but not always.
This guide shows you two different methods of removing the Sticker from the laptop’s surface and getting off the residue, so you must read the whole article and remember you can use tools and products very carefully.