These are some common tools used to work on this device. You might not need every tool for every procedure.
For more information regarding common issues with the notebook, see HP Pavilion 17-e160us Troubleshooting
Background and Identification ¶
This device is the HP Pavilion 17 TS, made by Hewlett-Packard in June 2013. It has touch screen technology, 2 3.0 USB ports, a 2.0 USB port, and a rear-facing webcam. This is a standard laptop, with no outstanding recalls or major issues.
The HP symbol on the laptop is silver, surrounded by a gray casing on the back of the display. The inside of the laptop has a screen bordered by a black background behind the glass. Surrounding the keyboard is the top panel, which is black with uniform patterned gray dots. It has a black track pad and black left and right mouse buttons.