Must-know for disassembly: unlike the MateBook X, there are no screws under the rubber feet. Instead, there are many plastic tabs that hold the back plate firm. Unscrew the screws and use a guitar pick. Feel and locate the tabs, then lift up. There is one more clip in the middle. It’s spring-loaded, so just pull the whole plate evenly.
A friend’s Dell Inspiron N5110’s screen cracked. Instead of a screen replacement, he wanted me to remove the screen so that he can use it as a desktop computer plus keyboard and touchpad.
Ever since I got my MacBook Pro at the age of 11, it had a lot of problems. Not sure if it was me, or the computer, or the combination of the two of us that caused all those software, firmware, and hardware problems. Continue reading
My Magic Mouse broke because the optic sensor became misaligned. A dead device is always in better use when it is disassembled for “scientific examination” — a “lab rat”!