Where is the reed switch?
Hello, I have just replaced the logic board in my A1286 late 2008 MBP.
Now the screen wont switch off when the lid is closed.
I can put it to sleep by muse or keyboard but not by closing the screen.
I have tried sweeping a magnet across all of the base and it doesnt respond to that at all.
The ribbon cable on my IR/sleep light was a bit tatty so i cut it back a few mm and scraped of some material to reveal new copper. The Sleep light and IR now works again.
My question is, where is the reed switch that switches the mac to sleep mode when magnetically triggered in this model of mac? Is it part of the IR/sleep light circut? does it share the same connector? If not where is the connector on the logic board.
Would be great to know...
Is this a good question?