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Remove six screws securing the palmrest/touchpad assembly. You can separate the palmrest assembly from the base with a guitar pick.
If you are replacing or upgrading the HDD, you’ll have to transfer the mounting bracket to the drive. In order to remove the fan assembly, you’ll have to loosen four screw securing the heatsink and disconnect fan cable from the motherboard. On the following picture the connector is shown in the UNLOCKED position. After the connector is unlocked, you can pull the ribbon cable. Unlock the second connector same way you unlocked the first one. The Lenovo keyboard part number printed on a sticker.The updates usually bake in enhancements and fixes which will eventually help the software maintain its compatibility with the hardware and the software.That being said unlike most of the other apps the BIOS needs to be updated manually, and that’s precisely the very thing that we will be explaining in this segment. After that you can lift up and remove the hard drive assembly. I also removed a small cover located in the lower left corner of the bottom base but… I think, in some different Think Pad Edge models there is a WWAN card installed here. In order to unlock the touchpad connector, lift up the brown clip in the direction shown on the following picture. Now you can pull the touchpad cable from the connector. There are three cables connecting the keyboard to the motherboard. The third connector hidden under the black ribbon cable. Do not separate the black clip from the white base. As I mentioned earlier, the third keyboard connector located under the black ribbon cable. Move the brown clip in the direction shown by the yellow arrow. After the connector is unlocked, you can pull the cable. After all three connectors unlocked and cables released, you can remove the keyboard. In order to remove the hard drive, slide it to the right and disconnect from the motherboard. These plugs hide screws securing the palmrest/touchpad assembly. Insert the guitar pick between the palmrest and base and slowly move along the side. Carefully lift up the palmrest/touchpad assembly and place it upside down on the table. Now you can access the touchpad cable which is connected to the motherboard. In the following steps I show how to disconnect and remove the laptop keyboard. Remove two screws securing the keyboard on the bottom. In order to unlock the first connector you’ll have to move the black clip about 2 millimeters to the direction shown by two arrows.In fact, most of the recent Windows versions like the Windows 10 handle the update process in a much more elegant manner as opposed to lets says Windows XP systems.
In this post I explain how to take apart a Lenovo Think Pad Edge laptop.
Thus needless to say the BIOS is very crucial when it comes to the functionality of your Windows 10/8/7 computer.
BIOS is, after all, a piece of software that needs to be regularly updated, just to the operating system or the apps in general.
You can just jot down the BIOS number and match it against the latest version from the manufacturer’s website, if needed update the same.
BIOS not only helps maintain the stability of your system but it will also increase the security and try to protect the system from any vulnerability.
At other times the lid close/open action would solve the problems. This made it difficult to move between home and work if I just put the notebook to sleep.