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'''All steps below in a full video:'''<br>
 
'''All steps below in a full video:'''<br>
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[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1yEz4ojG_r0 Video - LS Live Disassembly FULL]<br>
  
 
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===10 Steps to get the HDD out of the Case===
 
===10 Steps to get the HDD out of the Case===
 
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'''1.''' Remove the screw. Note the hole for the custom serial plug.<br>
 
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[[Image:New LS Live Disassembly 1.JPG]]<br><br>
[[Image:New LS Live Disassembly 1.JPG]]<br>
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'''2.''' Remove the 2 screws.<br>
[[Image:New LS Live Disassembly 2.JPG]]<br>
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[[Image:New LS Live Disassembly 2.JPG]]<br><br>
[[Image:New LS Live Disassembly 3.JPG]]<br>
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'''3.''' Remove the Front<br>
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[[Image:New LS Live Disassembly 3.JPG]]<br><br>
 
<youtube>NchmwZjFBeQ</youtube><br>
 
<youtube>NchmwZjFBeQ</youtube><br>
[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NchmwZjFBeQ Video - Opening Front of new LS Live]<br>
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[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NchmwZjFBeQ Video - Opening Front of new LS Live]<br><br>
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'''4.''' Remove the side<br>
 
[[Image:New LS Live Disassembly 4.JPG]]<br>
 
[[Image:New LS Live Disassembly 4.JPG]]<br>
 
<youtube>Yyyc2IGesA4</youtube><br>
 
<youtube>Yyyc2IGesA4</youtube><br>
[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yyyc2IGesA4 Video - Opening Side of new LS Live]<br>
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[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yyyc2IGesA4 Video - Opening Side of new LS Live]<br><br>
[[Image:New LS Live Disassembly 5.JPG]]<br>
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'''5.''' Remove the 2 screws. Notice the Board Code and that it was made in China.<br>
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[[Image:New LS Live Disassembly 5.JPG]]<br><br>
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'''6.''' Remove the daughterboard<br>
 
[[Image:New LS Live Disassembly 6.JPG]]<br>
 
[[Image:New LS Live Disassembly 6.JPG]]<br>
 
<youtube>Hs_eVDKpQNQ</youtube><br>
 
<youtube>Hs_eVDKpQNQ</youtube><br>
[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hs_eVDKpQNQ Video - Removing the daughterboard]<br>
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[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hs_eVDKpQNQ Video - Removing the daughterboard]<br><br>
[[Image:New LS Live Disassembly 7.JPG]]<br>
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'''7.''' Remove the four screws. Notice the holes for JTAG and serial.<br>
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[[Image:New LS Live Disassembly 7.JPG]]<br><br>
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'''8.''' Remove the mainboard<br>
 
[[Image:New LS Live Disassembly 8.JPG]]<br>
 
[[Image:New LS Live Disassembly 8.JPG]]<br>
 
<youtube>m7GUtBt1zn8</youtube><br>
 
<youtube>m7GUtBt1zn8</youtube><br>
[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m7GUtBt1zn8 Video - Removing the mainboard]<br>
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[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m7GUtBt1zn8 Video - Removing the mainboard]<br><br>
[[Image:New LS Live Disassembly 9.JPG]]<br>
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'''9.''' Remove the 2 screws that are holding the hdd in place.<br>
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[[Image:New LS Live Disassembly 9.JPG]]<br><br>
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'''10.''' Get out the hdd!<br>
 
[[Image:New LS Live Disassembly 10.JPG]]<br>
 
[[Image:New LS Live Disassembly 10.JPG]]<br>
 
<youtube>i3tFrQ85dqk</youtube><br>
 
<youtube>i3tFrQ85dqk</youtube><br>
 
[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i3tFrQ85dqk Video - Getting out the HDD]<br>
 
[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i3tFrQ85dqk Video - Getting out the HDD]<br>

Revision as of 01:33, 7 September 2007


Why should i disassemble my LS Live?

  • If you want to upgrade the HDD inside
  • If your box is unbootable and you want to connect it to a desktop for data recovery
  • If you want to solder headers for serial to the board
  • If you want to solder the JTAG headers for reviving
  • because you can!

How to get out the HDD

All steps below in a full video:

Video - LS Live Disassembly FULL



10 Steps to get the HDD out of the Case

1. Remove the screw. Note the hole for the custom serial plug.
New LS Live Disassembly 1.JPG

2. Remove the 2 screws.
New LS Live Disassembly 2.JPG

3. Remove the Front
New LS Live Disassembly 3.JPG


Video - Opening Front of new LS Live

4. Remove the side
New LS Live Disassembly 4.JPG


Video - Opening Side of new LS Live

5. Remove the 2 screws. Notice the Board Code and that it was made in China.
New LS Live Disassembly 5.JPG

6. Remove the daughterboard
New LS Live Disassembly 6.JPG


Video - Removing the daughterboard

7. Remove the four screws. Notice the holes for JTAG and serial.
New LS Live Disassembly 7.JPG

8. Remove the mainboard
New LS Live Disassembly 8.JPG


Video - Removing the mainboard

9. Remove the 2 screws that are holding the hdd in place.
New LS Live Disassembly 9.JPG

10. Get out the hdd!
New LS Live Disassembly 10.JPG


Video - Getting out the HDD