These are some common tools used to work on this device. You might not need every tool for every procedure.
If you are having any difficulties with the HP EliteBook 745 G2 please consult the HP Elitebook 745 G2 Troubleshooting.
Background and Identification
The HP EliteBook 745 G2 is a slim ultra light laptop with a 14” screen that came out in 2014 and is in the fifth generation of HP EliteBooks.
The HP Elitebook 745 G2 only comes in one color configuration which is a black top half which contains the screen and a silver bottom half with a black keyboard. The device runs on a Windows Embedded Standard 7E (32-bit) operating system and has 16GB of storage. It has 4GB of memory and it’s 14.0 inch diagonal HD screen has anti-glare function with 1366 x 768 resolution. With durability and preference in the most extreme conditions in mind this is a great computer to use on the go.
The HP EliteBook 745 G2 was replaced by the HP EliteBook 745 G3 and so on until the current HP EliteBook 745 G6 which came out in 2019.
To identifying an HP EliteBook 745 G2 you need to check for the the model, serial, warranty, and product numbers on a sticker on the bottom half of the laptop. If the sticker is gone then they will also be on a plate in the bottom case of laptop under the battery. Instructions on how to open the bottom case will be available in the repair guides above.
- Dimensions: 33.9 x 23.7 x .21 cm
- Weight: 1.58 kg
- Graphics: APU Specific
- Audio/Visual: HD audio with DTS studio sound, integrated dual-microphone array located in the display; two integrated stereo speakers
- Communications: Realtek 10/100/1000 Ethernet NIC with DASH support
- Ports and Connectors: Three USB 3.0; one USB 3.0 charging; one DisplayPort 1.2; one RJ-45 (Ethernet); one VGA; one combo stereo headphone/microphone jack; one side docking connector; one power connector
- Input Devices and Camera: Full-sized spill-resistant keyboard with drain; optional1 backlit dual-point touchpad with scroll zone and point stick; two discrete buttons (WLAN on/off, speaker mute); optional1 720p HD12 webcam
- Power Supply: 3-cell (24 WHr) HP Long Life; 3-cell (50 WHr) HP Long Life Secondary battery support: 6-cell (60 Whr) slice 45W Smart AC Adapter; 45W 2-prong AC Adapter (Japan); 65W Smart EM AC Adapter (China, India); 65W Slim Smart AC Adapter (option for Japan and Australia)