How to disassemble Asus K series

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In this post I explain how to disassemble Asus K-series notebook and get access to main internal parts.

As an example I took a Asus K50IJ model. I believe disassembly steps will be same or very similar for all models in Asus K line.

Let me know if this guide works for you. Please mention the model number in comments below.

Make sure the computer is turned off before you start taking it apart.


Replacing LCD screen in Gateway MT3000

posted in: 5. Gateway | 22

In this guide I’ll be replacing a failed LCD screen in a Gateway MT3000 series laptop.

To be precise, I am working with a Gateway MT3707 model with failed backlight.

Problem description: It starts with a reddish image and after a few seconds the backlight goes completely off.


Taking apart Gateway P-series

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In the following guide I’ll be taking apart a Gateway P-series laptop.

In my case I’m taking apart a Gateway P-6825 but the guide should work for the entire P-series line.

If it fits any other Gateway model, please mention the model number in comments after this post.


How to remove keyboard in Dell XPS M1210

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Dell XPS M1210 laptop

In the following guide I explain how to remove the keyboard in a Dell XPS M1210 laptop.

I am removing it in order to access the internal memory slot.

This model has two slots. One of them can be easily access through the service door on the bottom, but the second memory slot is hidden under the keyboard.