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substitute power button for tablet conversion

Is there a way that I can install a substitute power button on a mid 2012 MBA to convert my mac into a tablet? I'd like to set my machine up using only the battery and logic board with a touch screen that I just recieved if possible. The biggest issue I see so far is the power button.

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It's not that simple to make a Mac Tablet, check this out: modbook

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I have seen that site, but I really don't have the funds to buy one of their products. If I could find a way to replicate the power button that would be best for my situation. Thanks for the suggestion though.

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How are you planing to house your hardware? Maybe it would be cheaper just to getting an iPad instead. - This is not that easy a project and I don't think you'll be happy with the results. - Don't forget your current system will be ruined in the process (no resale value).

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