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Laptop opening for repairing toshiba

How to open laptop and repaire?

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  • Justin Goldberg May 11, 2010

    There's a bunch of manuals on bittorrent. It's called Toshiba Techtip
    Also the book The Laptop Repair Workbook: An Introduction to Troubleshooting and Repairing Laptop Computers by Morris Rosenthal is a great guide. His other books are very informative as far as starting a computer repair business.

  • Thomas F. Schneider May 11, 2010

    Here is the website to download a manual if you would like to see the complexity of the task or proceed. 

  • Eric Ramirez
    Eric Ramirez May 11, 2010

    Every laptop is different, like a jigsaw puzzle. You usually need a service manual to guide you through disassembly, especially if you have never opened a laptop before. It is not like opening a desktop. Everything, even the screws, must be put back EXACTLY as they were found. I do not recommend you try this by yourself as a first time project unless you are willing to lose the machine. Also there are not many user-serviceable parts inside so I wonder why you would want to open the laptop in the first place.

    With that said, you need to provide the BRAND and MODEL of the laptop for specific guidance. Also describe the problem you are trying to solve, as you may not have to open the laptop to fix it.


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The turn on/off button on the machine was mashed in and now will not work. The machine won't turn back on. I want to open the case to reset the button.

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Look for any litttle rubber feet. there is uasualy a combination of case clips where the case clips to itself and hidden skrews but pull the battery first and the power cord.

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