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Introduction

Every laptop needs a good dusting from time to time. Neglecting this could lead to dust infiltrating vital components or overheating and a forced shutdown.

  1. Locate and remove the screws holding the back plate. Place the screws on the magnetic mat.
    • Locate and remove the screws holding the back plate.

    • Place the screws on the magnetic mat.

    • Locate one of the openings on the side and gently pull up to remove the back plate.

  2. Determine how dusty the laptop is starting with the fans. The fans will usually accumulate the most dust.
    • Determine how dusty the laptop is starting with the fans. The fans will usually accumulate the most dust.

  3. Have the vacuum and compressed air ready.
    • Have the vacuum and compressed air ready.

    • With the compressed air, blow at an angle and from a distance to displace the dust.

    • Quickly use the vacuum to catch the dust.

Conclusion

After finishing, the components of your laptop should look almost brand new. Push and screw in the back plate once you finish.

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