[PLUG] Resolved: Optical Drive Door Won't Open

Dick Steffens dick at dicksteffens.com
Sun Sep 1 09:20:50 PDT 2013

On 09/01/2013 09:08 AM, Aaron Burt wrote:
> On Fri, Aug 30, 2013 at 04:17:19PM -0700, Dick Steffens wrote:
> <snip>
>> I know I can upgrade the RAM to 2 GB, but the screen has damage on the
>> right side -- almost 1/4 is unusable. However, the external VGA port
>> works just fine on one of my extra monitors, so I'll play with it some.
> Not a bad system.  You'd be surprised at how easy and cheap it is to
> replace a screen.  No spam intended, but you can check laptopscreen.com for
> an idea of what screen you'd need, what it might cost and how it's done.

Interesting site. Looks like the going rate is between about $70 and $90 
for a replacement screen. Might be a reasonable thing to do one of these 
days. Thanks for the link.


Dick Steffens

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