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Take Apart IQ770

Is there ANY place I can find a procedure to take apart my HP IQ770 touchscreen? I have a video card problem (screen gets power but nothing shows up) and I'd like to replace the MB since it is integrated.

It appears that it is a matter of some screws, but I can't seem to get it done.

Any help would be appreciated

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  • noleman84 Feb 25, 2009

    First place I looked is the manuals.



    What I need is a "cookbook" that takes you through steps to remove the MB. Something that HP is NOT going to put in their manuals; that would defeat the whole charge you a bunch of cash for repairs thing.



    Everything is very compacted into the case and you need to know what to disassemble first or you'll end up breaking a piece of plastic or connector!! (learned that already @$&*$@).

  • Anonymous Mar 15, 2014

    red vertical lines on monitor resembling cheese cloth or gause

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Check out this web-site that was set up for "Touchsmart" owners; there are many discussions on this very topic there and one person has successfully fixed their IQ770 with a black monitor problem who has posted.

http://www.touchsmartdevzone.com/forum/thread/770/MONITOR-IS-BLACK-RESPONDS-TO-TOUCH-BUT-IS-TOTALLY-BLACK/?page=5#12182

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The manuals are fairly complete, including the one labeled "Parts Replacement instructions": 

http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/product?product=3351220&lc=en&cc=us&dlc=en&submit.y=3&submit.x=3〈=en&cc=us

Posted on Feb 25, 2009

  • Thomas F. Schneider Feb 25, 2009

    Have you seen the manual? It sure looked "step by step " to me. Sorry I and it  were not of more assistance to you. 

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