Dell Inspiron 17 7778 7779 2-in-1 disassembly

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Dell Inspiron 17 7778 7779 2-in-1 (model P30E) laptop disassembly.

This guide will walk you through the Dell Inspiron 17 7778 7779 2-in-1 laptop (model P30E) disassembly. This is an easy model to take apart. All internal components are easily accessible under the base cover.

This disassembly guide should fit most of your needs but if you need more detailed instructions, you will find a link to the official Dell Inspiron 17 7779 2-in-1 service manual at the end of this post.

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Dell Inspiron 7591 2-in-1 model P84F disassembly

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Dell Inspiron 7591 2in1 model P84F disassembly.

In this guide I disassemble a Dell Inspiron 7591 2-in-1 (model P84F) laptop. At the time of writing this guide (December 16, 2019), Dell Inspiron 7591 is one of the latest models in the Inspiron 15 7000 2-in-1 computer line.

This laptop featuring a 10th generation Intel Core processor and supports a PCIe NVMe Gen.3.0 x4 SSD.

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Taking apart Lenovo ThinkPad L480

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Taking apart Lenovo ThinkPad L480 business laptop (type 20LS, 20LT).

In this guide I will be taking apart a Lenovo ThinkPad L480 (type 20LS, 20LT) business laptop. The disassembly process is pretty much straightforward except for the keyboard removal.

Here are some pros and cons of Lenovo ThinkPad L480 design I found during the disassembly process:
– All screws on the base cover are captive screws which is very convenient for in-field repairs.
– All major components are easily accessible after the base cover is removed.
– It supports a regular 2.5″ hard drive and PCIe NVMe M.2 solid state drive.
– You need a special tool to remove the keyboard (there is a workaround).

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Dell Vostro 5391 disassembly model P114G

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Dell Vostro 5391 model P114G disassembly.

In this guide I will walk you through a Dell Vostro 5391 laptop (model P114G) disassembly. At the time of writing this disassembly tutorial, Dell Vostro 5391 is one of the latest models featuring Intel Core i7 10th Generation processor.

Also, you can use this guide for taking apart a Dell Inspiron 5391 laptop, which is very similar. I’ll make a dedicated guide for that model when I have a chance.

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How to disassemble Lenovo ThinkPad T570 and P51s

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How to disassemble Lenovo ThinkPad T570 and P51s laptops.

In this guide I explain how to disassemble a Lenovo ThinkPad T570 or ThinkPad P51s laptop. Both models are almost identical. The guide will work for machine types 20JW, 20JX, 20H9, 20HA.

For your convenience, at the end of this guide I will link to the official Lenovo hardware maintenance manual which explains how to properly maintain or troubleshoot the computer in a case of hardware failure.

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How to replace screen on Lenovo ThinkPad Yoga 14 S3 P40 460

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How to replace screen on Lenovo ThinkPad Yoga 14 S3 P40 460

This guide will help you to replace the touch screen assembly on a Lenovo ThinkPad Yoga 14 laptop. It’s not necessary separate the display assembly from the base in order to replace the screen.

This is my second disassembly guide for this model. In the first guide I explained how to take apart the base assembly. Before taking apart the display panel I recommend disconnecting the battery.

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