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Edit by Philip Le Riche

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[title] Upper shell - 3
[* black] Turn the laptop over and open the screen
[* red] Disconnect the power button and trackpad ribbons by pulling gently on the tabs.
[* black] From the metal plate beneath the keyboard, remove the following screws:
[* orange] Two 3mm.
[* yellow] Four 6.5mm.
[* black] The front of the laptop should now lift off easily. If not, there's yet another screw that you've missed.
[* icon_note] On other types of laptop the front and rear shells are often clipped together and the clips still have to be released with a prying tool after removal of all the requisite screws, but not on this.