Windows 10: Laptop Screen Simple Fix (Need Ideas)

  1.    29 Jan 2017 #1

    Laptop Screen Simple Fix (Need Ideas)


    The clip that holds my laptop screen together is broken. I dropped my laptop once and it dented one small space where there has to be a laptop clip. This clip keeps the screen together and now there is a large gap.
    If I press it together, it clips back it and keeps together. The problem is, the clip comes apart after a short amount of time.
    I know a small piece of tape might work, but I would prefer to keep the screen together with something that looks a little better and is more permanent.
    Is there any type of glue, or anything that I could use to fill that small dent and keep the screen together? I'm not sure the best type of glue to use around electronic parts.
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  2.    29 Jan 2017 #2

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    Win10 Home and Pro, Win10 Insider Preview, Win7 Home, Linux Mint
       29 Jan 2017 #3

    If that small dent in the edge is the problem you should get a new cover/panel for it, shouldn't be much. I did an HP a few months ago and the cover was less than $30US. Or you could try to get some hot glue in it using a glue gun, watch the fingers.
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  4.    29 Jan 2017 #4

    I have some desktop skills but no laptop skills. Wouldn't know how to take it off and put it back on and would worry about damage. That's why I'm looking for a quick fix. Didn't know if hot glue was the best solution or not
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