LAPTOP HELP PLZZZ!!

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  1. deethebee
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    ok ok ok so my laptop has been broken for a long time... it needed a new dc jack so i bought one but i need to solder connections to the bottom of the motherboard (dont no how to remove the motherboard from laptop [​IMG] ) so i need help i will put pics up in a minute
     
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    here are the pics will upload a vid l8r too
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  3. epicelite

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    Take out screws till all the correct ones are out.


    DO
    NOT
    PLACE
    IT
    ON
    CARPET!


    Unless you want it dead?

    (If you need a work space lay down a cardboard box or something, carpet = almost guaranteed fried mobo.)
     
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    Do you have soldering experience? Aanyway, the type of laptop would be usefull too, but you should be able to figure it out. Probably you will need to remove CPU/GPU heatsinks and etc.. Could be some things are clicked in there rather then held in there with a screw so be mindfull of that. Also it's a multilayered PCB, don't put too much stress on there as that will kill it.
     
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    I can't believe some people will still try to do that... Yeah, carpet + any open electronic = dead electronic.
     
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    O srry guys its a HP pavilion ZE4800

    carpet=dead electronic (took it apart once on carpet worked fine)
    why does carpet kill electronic?just curious
     
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    i have soldered my dads amp (im 12) perfectly
    (my dad didnt know how)
    it was my first try i saw people doin it on youtube modding wiis
    so my dad got a soldering iron and some thin thin solder [​IMG]
     
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    carpet+rubbing = static
    static + exposed electronics = dead electronics

    It also goes for person + carpet = staticly charged person
    staticly charged person + exposed electronics = dead electronics

    Make sure you are grounded and whatever you are working with is placed on an anti-static surface.
     
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    thanks i still have alot to remove how do i "GROUND" myself?
     
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    finished all put back together just waiting for the power supply tell you guys how it goes tomoroow
     
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    Soo, any news?