Release the touch pad cable and remove the top cover assembly.

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On the picture below you can see the connector unlocked.

In the next guide I’ll explain how to get inside the display panel and remove the web camera module.

I’m taking it apart in order to remove the cooling fan which is mounted under the motherboard. You can separate the switch board cover from the bottom cover with a piece of soft plastic. Be careful, the switch board cover is attached to the motherboard. The keyboard is connected to the motherboard via a flat ribbon cable.

Basically I will take the whole unit apart and remove all internal components one by one. Before you pull the cable out, you’ll have to unlock the connector. After the keyboard has been removed, you can release the switch board cable and remove the cover.

If you are replacing the hard drive, you’ll have to transfer the caddy and connector to the new drive.

Before you remove the wireless card, you’ll have to disconnect both antenna cables pointed with green arrows.

To download the appropriate drivers, you will need to locate your video hardware's device ID, which will be similar to the following: This information can be found in the display section of the Msinfo32 application. ATI does not directly offer drivers for notebook hardware.

Please check your Notebook manufacturer's website for updated drivers.

If your machine was assembled as a complete system and you have not upgraded or modified the video card, it is recommended that you visit the system assembler's website.