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Introduction

Replacing a Latch on the Dell Latiude X300

Parts

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  1. Make sure the power is off.
    • Make sure the power is off.

    • Remove the battery located on the bottom of the device by pushing in both clips.

  2. Remove rubber caps on each corner of the front screen with a pinch. Remove the 4 mm screws located on the front screen of the laptop.
    • Remove rubber caps on each corner of the front screen with a pinch.

    • Remove the 4 mm screws located on the front screen of the laptop.

  3. Carefully, remove the screen casing using either your hands or a proper tool.
    • Carefully, remove the screen casing using either your hands or a proper tool.

    • The casing is very flimsy, so use extreme care.

  4. Remove the screws holding the latch in place.
    • Remove the screws holding the latch in place.

Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

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