Laptop Fecked!

Discussion in 'Hardware - PCs, Consoles, Gadgets' started by Ayrforce1, Jun 8, 2012.

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  1. Hi, Laptop had burning smell coming from it!! Unplugged and switched off. Now I find that I have burnt the motherboard. Laptop is that old anyway but is there any way I can save the hard drive to get use from it it has some sentimental stuff on it.

  2. Yup. The HDD is often taken out from a compartment under the laptop. Should be quite straight forwards.

    I'd google "how to take the HDD out of laptop xxxx"

    There will be instructions, and possibly a video on youtube.
  3. I paid £5 for a converter/PSU that converts any connection to USB. Easy.
  4. Smug barsteward!:)

  5. He can't.....his lappy is fecked :D
  6. Was looking for one of these, just bought.

  7. If your laptop is fucked how are you posting here? Sentimntal stuff is porn isn't it?
  8. Seriously? Who doesn't have the ability to use the interent from their phone nowadays.

    Or are you one of those poor people?
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  9. 2nd laptop. Ok I know the HDD is ok, repair fella said so. I will check out all suggestions cheers.