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Original post by: rdklinc ,


Hi!  I don't know which guide you're looking at or which model iBook, so I don't know which step 28...could you possibly provide a link to the exact picture, and then describe the location of the rivet?

The topcase of an iBook should only have phillips head screws...does this rivet have a phillips head?  Could it have been a phillips head, but maybe now it's stripped?  I'm wondering if maybe someone put a non-standard screw into this machine while doing a previous repair?

Some generic suggestions -- you can use a dremel tool to cut the head off a screw, or cut a groove into it so that you can use a flathead screwdriver to get it out, etc.