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Acer Aspire 5742z Screen Replacement

Replacing a broken Acer Aspire 5742z screen  Though you may fell daunted by the prospect of replacing your broken laptop screen yourself, contrary to popular belief, the whole process is much easier than you might think. We receive hundreds of testimonials from satisfied customers who have managed to replace their first broken screen with surprising ease.  How to replace an Acer Aspire 5742z screen  Step one  Disconnect any, (and all,) external devices, (eg, speakers/memory sticks,) attached to your laptop. Next, unplug your laptop and remove the battery. Once you've done that, prise the aesthetic covers, (used to disguise screws,) off of the bottom corners of the front bezel. Then unscrew the screws and, set them aside safely.  Step two  Gently, (but firmly,) prise the front bezel away from the rest of the screen casing. Work your way around each edge of the display, easing the front bezel from the machine. Remember to take care when removing the front bezel, to avoid breaking it in the process.  Step three  Unscrew the screws, (six in total; three on each side,) found on the left and right hand sides of the display.  Step four  Pull the top of the screen towards you. At the back of the screen, (at the top,) you should see a thin cable running towards the laptop web cam. Disconnect this cable. Pull the screen further toward you and lay it to rest on the laptop keyboard. On the back of the screen, you'll see a thick cable attached to a gold connector and, held in place using strips of tape or adhesive. Disconnect this cable.  Step five Lift the broken Acer Aspire 5742z screen free from the laptop. To complete your repair, (and fit your replacement screen,) simply complete the above instructions in reverse.  Replacement Acer Aspire 5742z screens  Acer Aspire 5742z replacement screens: http://www.laptop-lcd-screen.co.uk/shop/laptop_listItems.asp?strSearch=acer+aspire+5742z    *Disclaimer: As with any repair you choose to undertake, Laptop-LCD-Screen.co.uk cannot be held responsible for any damage caused to your device during the replacement/repair process. If you feel anxious or unsure about completing this repair yourself, it is best to err on the side of caution.

How to Replace a Toshiba Satellite L955 Screen

Replacing a Toshiba Satellite L955 screen  Replacing a Toshiba Satellite L955 screen is much simpler than you might think. Below, you'll find easy to follow, step by step instructions that will help guide you through the screen replacement process. Toshiba Satellite L955 screen replacement  Step one  Remove the battery from your laptop and, unplug the machine from the mains power. Next, disconnect all external devices, (such as speakers and memory sticks.) Once you've done that, use your fingers or a flat edged implement, (a guitar plectrum or razor,) to prise the aesthetic covers, (located in each corner,) off of the front bezel. Next, unscrew the screws hidden underneath the covers and, set them aside safely. Next, gently, (but firmly,) prise the front bezel away from the rest of the screen casing. Work your way around each edge of the front bezel, freeing it from the laptop.  Step two  Once you've removed the bezel, unscrew the screws, (four in total; open in each corner,) used to hold the broken Toshiba Satellite L955 screen in place.  Step three  Take hold of the top of the broken screen and pull it towards you, laying it to rest, face down, on the keyboard in front. On the back of the screen, (t the very bottom,) you should see a cable attached. Disconnect this cable by peeling back any strips of adhesive holding it in place and, by releasing it from its connector.  Step four  Remove the broken screen from your laptop. To fit your replacement Toshiba Satellite L955 screen, simply follow the steps above in reverse order.  Replacement Toshiba Satellite L955 screens Toshiba Satellite L955 replacement screens: http://www.laptop-lcd-screen.co.uk/shop/laptop_listItems.asp?strSearch=toshiba+satellite+l955    *Disclaimer: As with any repair you choose to undertake, Laptop-LCD-Screen.co.uk cannot be held responsible for any damage caused to your device during the replacement/repair process. If you feel anxious or unsure about completing this repair yourself, it is best to err on the side of caution.

How to Replace a Dell Latitude E5420 Screen

Dell Latitude E5420 screen replacement  Though a source of great frustration, a broken Dell Latitude E5420 need not be a cause for concern. Though you may feel daunted by the task at first, laptop screen replacement requires very little technical knowledge. Armed with the correct knowledge, you should be able to replace your broken screen yourself, saving, in the process, time and money. Below, you'll find easy to follow instructions that will help guide you through the Dell Latitude E5420 screen replacement process. Replacing a Dell Latitude E5420 screen  Step one  Firstly, remove the battery from your laptop, unplug your machine fro them mains power and, disconnect any, (and all,) external devices, (such as speakers and/or memory sticks.) Next, slide the gry button, on the top of the screen,) to the right. Once you've done that, use your fingers or a flat edged implement, (a guitar plectrum or razor,) to ease the front bezel away from the laptop. Carefully work your way around each side of the front bezel, loosening it as you go. When you are sure that you have sufficiently loosened the front bezel, lift it free form the laptop and, set it aside safely.  Step two  Unscrew all of the screws, (eight in total,) used to hold the broken Dell Latitude E5420 screen in place.  Step three  Take hold of the top of the broken screen and pull it towards oyu, laying it to rest, face down, on the laptop keyboard. At the very bottom, (and back) of the screen, you should see a thick cable sitting in a gold connector. Disconnect this cable, (peeling back any adhesive to access it, if necessary.)  Step four  Remove the broken screen from your laptop. To replace your old screen with a newly bought replacement, follow the instructions, outlined above, in reverse order.  Replacement Dell Latitude E5420 screens  Dell Latitude E5420 replacement screens, (matte and gloss.) http://www.laptop-lcd-screen.co.uk/shop/laptop_listItems.asp?strSearch=+Dell+Latitude+E5420    *Disclaimer: As with any repair you choose to undertake, Laptop-LCD-Screen.co.uk cannot be held responsible for any damage caused to your device during the replacement/repair process. If you feel anxious or unsure about completing this repair yourself, it is best to err on the side of caution.

Dell Vostro 3450 Screen Replacement

Replacing a Dell Vostro 3450 screen  A broken Dell Vostro 3450 screen need not be a cause for concern. Laptop screen replacement is much easier than you might think. Below, you'll find simple instructions that will guide you through the Dell Vosto 3450 screen replacement process.  How to replace a Dell Vostro 3450 screen  Step one  Unplug your laptop form any, (and all,) power sources. You should also make sure a.) That you have removed the battery and b.) That you have disconnected all external devices, (eg. memory sticks and speakers.) Next, use your fingers, an opening tool or a flat edged implement, ( a guitar plectrum or razor,) to prise the front bezel away from the laptop. Work your way around each side of the front bezel, easing it away from the broken display. When you are sure that you have loosened the front bezel sufficiently, remove it fro your laptop and, set it aside.  Step two  Unscrew all of the screws, (six in total,) holding the broken Dell Vostro 3450 screen in place. (Remember to support the back of the screen casing when removing the final screws.)  Step three  Moving from the bottom to the top, unscrew the screws, (four in total; two on each side,) found on the sides of the broken screen. Again, when removing the last of the screws, support the broken display to prevent it falling. Next, carefully take hold of the top of the damaged display and pull it towards you, laying it to rest, face down, on the keyboard in front. Disconnect the cable, (attached to the back of the screen,) by pulling it free form its connector and by peeling back any strips of adhesive.  Step four  Remove the broken screen from your laptop and dispose of it. To fit your newly bought replacement Dell Vostro 3450 screen, all you need to do is complete the above instructions in reverse. It really is that simple!  Replacement Dell Vostro 3450 screens  Dell Vostro 3450 screen replacements: http://www.laptop-lcd-screen.co.uk/shop/laptop_listItems.asp?strSearch=dell+vostro+3450    *Disclaimer: As with any repair you choose to undertake, Laptop-LCD-Screen.co.uk cannot be held responsible for any damage caused to your device during the replacement/repair process. If you feel anxious or unsure about completing this repair yourself, it is best to err on the side of caution.

How to Replace an Acer Aspire V5 Screen

Can I replace my Acer Aspire V5 screen? Have you broken your Acer Aspire V5 screen? There's no need to worry. Armed with the correct information, you can easily replace your laptop screen yourself. Below, you'll find simple, step by step instructions that will help guide you through the Acer Aspire V5 screen replacement process.  Acer Aspire V5 screen replacement  Step one  Unplug your laptop from the mains power and, remove the battery. You should also check to make sure that you have disconnected all external devices connected to your laptop, (such as speakers, memory sticks and/or hard drives.) Next, work your way around each edge of the front bezel, prising it away from the broken screen. Apply pressure to each edge of the front bezel, easing it away from the screen casing. Remember to take care when removing the front bezel from your laptop as it is brittle and, often easily broken.  Step two  Once you've removed the front bezel, unscrew the screws, (four in total; one in each corner,) holding the broken screen in place.  Step three  Carefully take hold of the top of the screen, beginning to pull it towards you. Note: you may find that the back of the screen is also held in place by adhesive. If you find that this is, indeed, the case, you'll need to apply some force when pulling the damaged display from its holding frame. Attached to the back, (and top,) of the screen is the web camera cable. You'll need to disconnect this cabe before continuing.  Step four  Once you've disconnected the web camera cable, take hold of the top of the broken screen and pull it towards you, laying it to rest, face down, on the keyboard in front. On the back, (and very bottom,) of the screen, you should see a cable attached to a gold connector and held in place using a stip of adhesive. Disconnect this cable.  Step five  Lift the broken Acer Aspire V5 screen free from your laptop and, set it aside. To replace your old screen with a newly bought replacement, simply complete the steps, (as outlined above,) in reverse.  Replacement Acer Aspire V5 screens  Acer Aspire V5 replacement screens: http://www.laptop-lcd-screen.co.uk/shop/laptop_listItems.asp?strSearch=acer+aspire+v5    *Disclaimer: As with any repair you choose to undertake, Laptop-LCD-Screen.co.uk cannot be held responsible for any damage caused to your device during the replacement/repair process. If you feel anxious or unsure about completing this repair yourself, it is best to err on the side of caution.

Dell Latitude E5440 Screen Replacement

Replacing a Dell Latitude E5440 screen  There's no need to worry when you break your Dell Latitude E5440 screen: laptop screen replacement requires very little technical expertise. Below, you'll find step by step instructions that will guide you through the screen replacement process.  How to replace a Dell Latitude E5440 screen  Step one  Unplug your laptop from the mains power and remove the battery. You should also check to make sure that you have disconnected any, (and all,) peripheral devices, (such as memory sticks and/or speakers.) Next, close the lid of your laptop, turn the machine over and, locate and remove the optical drive and, all of the screws holding the bottom plastics in place.  Step two  Once you've removed the screws holding the base plastics in place, remove the bottom of the laptop. Proceed by disconnecting the two thin cables located on the bottom of the machine, (the antenna cables.)  Step three Remove the screws attached to the hinges of the laptop.  Step four  Having removed the screws on the hinges turn the laptop over and unscrew the laptop keyboard. (You should find two screws in the top corners of the keyboard.) Use your fingers or a flat edged implement, (a razor or debit card,) to ease the keyboard from the machine. Underneath the keyboard, you should see a ribbon like cable attached, Disconnect this cable.  Step five  Next, locate and rmeove the screws holding the hinge covers, (used to disguise the hinges on the inside of the laptop,) In place, Once you've removed the screws holding the covers in place, remove the covers also and, set them aside safely. Proceed  by removing the screws, (and disconnecting the cables,) attached to the plastics underneath the laptop keyboard. When you have removed, (and safely set aside,) all of these screws and cables, carefully work the palm-rest plastics away from the laptop.  Having removed these plastics you should see several further screws that you'll need to remove, (as well as a further cable that you'll need to detach.)  Step six  Next, locate and remove the screws used to hold the laptop hinge sin place, You should now be able to remove the broken Dell Latitude E5440 screen, (and the front bezel,) away from the body of the laptop. Use your fingers or a flat edged implement, (a razor or guitar plectrum,) to ease the front bezel away from the broken screen. Remember to take care when prising off the front bezel, so as to avoid snapping it in the process. When you are sure that you have sufficiently loosened the front bezel, remove it from the broken display and, safely set it aside. Having removed the front bezel you should see the broken screen being held in place by four further screws, (one in each corners,) Remove each of these screws and, set them aside. You should now be able to life the broken screen free from the rest of the screen casing. On the back of the broken Dell Latitude E5440 screen, you should see a cable attached to a gold connector. Disconnect this cable, (peeling back any strips of adhesive holding it in placem if necessary.)  Step seven You should now be able to remove the broken Dell Latitude E5440 screen from your laptop. To fit your newly bought replacement screen, simply complete the instructions, (as outlined above,) in reverse.  Replacement Dell Latitude E5440 screens  Dell Latitude E5440 replacement screens, (matte and gloss.) http://www.laptop-lcd-screen.co.uk/shop/laptop_listItems.asp?strSearch=Dell+Latitude+E5440    *Disclaimer: As with any repair you choose to undertake, Laptop-LCD-Screen.co.uk cannot be held responsible for any damage caused to your device during the replacement/repair process. If you feel anxious or unsure about completing this repair yourself, it is best to err on the side of caution.

HP EliteBook 8560p Screen Replacement

Replacing a HP EliteBook 8560p screen  A broken HP EliteBook screen need not be a cause for concern. In fact, laptop screen replacement requires very little technical expertise. We receive hundreds of testimonials from satisfied customers who are genuinely surprised at how easy the entire process is. How to replace a HP EliteBook 8560p screen  Step one  Unplug your laptop and remove the battery. You should also pause to make sure that you have disconnected all external devices, (eg. speakers and/or memory sticks.) Then, use your fingers or a flat edged implement, ( a debit card or razor,) to prise the aesthetic covers off of the bottom corners of the front bezel. Once you've removed these covers, remove the screws hidden underneath and, set them aside safely. Step two  Firmly, (but gently,) prise the front bezel away from the rest of the screen casing. Work your way around each side of the front bezel, easing it away from the rest of the screen casing. On removing the front beze,l you should see the broken HP EliteBook 8560p screen being held in place by six further screws, (two in the top corners and four at the bottom.) Remove all of these screws and, set them aside safely.  Step three Take hold of the top of the screen and, gently pull it towards you. Lay the screen face down on the laptopkeyboard. On the back of the screen, you should see a thick cable attached to a gold connector. Disconnect this cable, (peeling back any stips of adhesive holding it in place, if necessary.)  Step four  Remove the HP EliteBook 8560p screen from your laptop. To fit your newly bought replacement, simply complete the inturctions, (as provided above,) in reverse.  Replacement HP EliteBook 8560p screens  HP EliteBook 8560p screen replacements: http://www.laptop-lcd-screen.co.uk/shop/laptop_listItems.asp?strSearch=HP+ELITEBOOK+8560P   *Disclaimer: As with any repair you choose to undertake, Laptop-LCD-Screen.co.uk cannot be held responsible for any damage caused to your device during the replacement/repair process. If you feel anxious or unsure about completing this repair yourself, it is best to err on the side of caution.

Lenovo ThinkPad Edge E545 Screen Replacement

Replacing a Lenovo ThinkPad Edge E545 screen  A broken  Lenovo ThinkPad Edge E545 screen need not be a cause for concern. Armed with the correct knowledge, you should be able to successfully replace your broken screen quickly and efficiently. What's more, in replacing your laptop screen yourself, you could save valuable time and money.  How to replace a Lenovo ThinkPad Edge E545 screen  Step one  Before beginning your repair, you should a.) Unplug your laptop from the mains power and, b.) Remove the battery. You should also make sure that you have disconnected any peripheral devices, (eg. memory sticks and/or speakers.) Next, use your fingers or a flat edged implement, (a debit card or razor,) to remove the aesthetic covers from the four corners of the front bezel. Once you've removed the aesthetic covers, remove the screws hidden underneath. Step two  Use your fingers or a flat edged implement to prise the front bezel away from the laptop. Work your way around each edge of the front bezel, easing it away from the broken screen. When you are convinced that you have loosened the front bezel sufficiently, remove it from the laptop and, set it aside safely. You should see four screws, (two in each of the bottom corners,) holding the exposed screen in place. Loosen each of these screws. Then, remove six further screws, (three on each side,) located on each side of the display.  Step three  Take hold of the top of the broken  screen and, gently pull it towards you. Lay the broken screen, face down, on the laptop keyboard.  Step four  Disconnect the large cable (on the back of the screen) attached to a gold connector. Feel free to peel back any strips of tape or adhesvie in the process, if necesary.  Step five Remove the broken screen from the laptop. To successfuly fit your replacement Lenovo ThinkPad Edge E545 screen, simply follow the instructions, as outlined above, in reverse.  Replacement Lenovo ThinkPad E545 screens  Lenovo ThinkPad Edge screen replacement: http://www.laptop-lcd-screen.co.uk/shop/IBM-LENOVO-THINKPAD-EDGE-E545-15.6-LAPTOP-SCREEN-NO-DIGITIZER__36050.asp  *Disclaimer: As with any repair you choose to undertake, Laptop-LCD-Screen.co.uk cannot be held responsible for any damage caused to your device during the replacement/repair process. If you feel anxious or unsure about completing this repair yourself, it is best to err on the side of caution.

Toshiba Satellite C655-S5212 Screen Replacement

Replacing a Toshiba Satellite C655-S5212 screen  If you've broken your Toshiba Satellite C655-S5212 screen, there's no need to worry! Though the task may seem daunting at first, laptop screen replacement requires very little technical expertise. In fact, some of our customers have managed to replace their broken laptop screen in just half an hour! Have a look at the hundreds of kind testimonials we receive from satisfied customers. Below, you'll find simple instructions, (and informative photos,) that will help guide you through the Toshiba Satellite C655-S5212 screen replacement process.  How to replace a Toshiba Satellite C655-S5212 screen  Step one  Firstly, unplug your laptop and remove the battery. You should also make sure that you have disconnected all external devices, (eg. memory sticks and/or speakers.) Next, use your fingers or a flat edged implement, (a debit card or razor,) to prise the aesthetic covers off of the front bezel. Once you've removed the aesthetic covers, remove the screws hidden underneath and, set them aside safely.  Step two  Close the lid of the laptop and turn the machine around so that you are able to remove the screws from the back of the hinges. Step three  Prise the front bezel away from the rest of the screen casing. Work your way around each edge of the front bezel, loosening it as you go. Just a quick note: remember to take care when removing the front bezel so as to avoid snapping it in the process. Having exposed the broken screen, you should see four  screws holding it in place. Unscrew each of these screws and set them aside. You'll also need to remove a further six screws, (three on each side,) from the sides of the screen. Next, take hold of the top of the display and gently pull it towards you, laying it to rest, face down, on the laptop keyboard. On the back of the screen, you should see a ribbon-like cable, (with a gold end,) attached to a gold connector. Disconnect this cable. Step four  Lift the broken screen away from your laptop, To fit your replacement Toshiba Satellite C655-S5212 screen, follow the above instructions in reverse order.  Replacement Toshiba Satellite C655-S5212 screens  Toshiba Satellite C655-S5212 replacement screens: http://www.laptop-lcd-screen.co.uk/shop/laptop_listItems.asp?strSearch=Toshiba+Satellite+C655-S5212+  *Disclaimer: As with any repair you choose to undertake, Laptop-LCD-Screen.co.uk cannot be held responsible for any damage caused to your device during the replacement/repair process. If you feel anxious or unsure about completing this repair yourself, it is best to err on the side of caution.