Introduction

The computer case houses all the internal components of the computer that are essential to its operations. Certain cases may need thumb screw removal or maybe design so that they are tedious to be taken apart, however the HP rp5700 is designed to be easily disassembled.

Make sure the computer is unplugged.
  • Make sure the computer is unplugged.

    • Be sure to touch any metal surface with your hand to discharge any static electricity that might have built up.

  • Make sure all auxiliary cords are disconnected from the desktop. If not, remove them using your hands.

  • Set the desktop down horizontally with the front side facing you.

Add Comment

Hold the desktop with two hands by grasping both sides of the desktop. Press the buttons on both sides using your index fingers.
  • Hold the desktop with two hands by grasping both sides of the desktop.

  • Press the buttons on both sides using your index fingers.

Add Comment

Slide the top cover about an inch forward using your thumb to push it towards you. Make sure that the bottom is still secured by both hands. Lay the desktop back on the table and pull the case forward as far as it can go.
  • Slide the top cover about an inch forward using your thumb to push it towards you.

    • Make sure that the bottom is still secured by both hands.

  • Lay the desktop back on the table and pull the case forward as far as it can go.

  • Lift the cover up and off.

In this step, make clear that the CPU is lifted in the air to aide in the cover separation. Cover removal for a CPU is usually the most time consuming step if not clearly outlined. Employ brevity but clarity.

Mark - Reply

Conclusion

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

3 other people completed this guide.

Alyssa Briones

Member since: 01/21/2014

1,207 Reputation

9 Guides authored

Team

Cal Poly, Team 6-23, Maness Winter 2014 Member of Cal Poly, Team 6-23, Maness Winter 2014

CPSU-MANESS-W14S6G23

4 Members

9 Guides authored

0 Comments

Add Comment

View Statistics:

Past 24 Hours: 12

Past 7 Days: 44

Past 30 Days: 222

All Time: 6,848