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I am trying to replace a motherboard on a Gateway NX860 laptop. I've removed all the visible screws and the motherboard will not come out. Is there anything else i need to remove in order to achieve my goal. Your help is greatly appreciated.

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Maybe you missed something really simple. Below is the official link for your Gateway NX860. But, it doesn't talk about replacing motherboard or full disassembly. This may help if you missed something, like removing the optical drive fully out of the bay.

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