Target completion date(s):
- June 2009: Best!
- September 2009: Good!
- Ever: Acceptable.
I had to remove the keyboard to get the screen off.
Here are things all taken apart. I was a bit worried that I would screw everything up at this point. Oh well, no risk no reward!
Ever wonder what the back of an LCD screen looks like? No? Well it looks like this!
I will need to get two 'extension cables' to make this work in the cabinet. One is that green ribbon cable and the other is the pink-and-white power cable. I (HOPE!) neither of those are difficult to find at a used PC parts store... That little card just sitting there is part of (or all of) the video card, I think. Not sure, don't really care, I'll just keep it connected after the modification.
Plug the things back together and it still works. How about that! I was a little surprised, myself.
That's right, baby! This is what it (will be) all about!!!
I leave you with two words smushed into one that I ordered today: