General [M]ayhem

Go Back   General [M]ayhem > Real Time Sub-Forums > CompuGlobalHyperMegaNet
Register Members List Mark Forums Read [M]erchandise Calendar

Thread Tools
Dell Dimension 8100 case removal?

I'm having a hard time taking this case apart. I'm servicing and replacing the ram/hdd for my uncle's Dell Dimension 8100 computer. Any ideas how to get this bad boy off?
[url][/url] -- SAVE THE INTERNET!!!
Old 11-27-2004, 10:57 AM Noct is offline  
Reply With Quote

Advertisement [Remove Advertisement]

RazorWind's Avatar
I think there are buttons on the top and bottom of it that you press in, and it opens like a clam shel, with the hinge at the front.

Is it one of the newer dark grey ones?

Edit: Yeah, it's one of the newer grey ones. There are two little black buttons on the top and bottom of the case, near the back. You press them in, and then rotate the left hand side outward, toward the front of the case.

Last edited by RazorWind; 11-27-2004 at 11:06 AM..
Old 11-27-2004, 11:00 AM RazorWind is offline  
Reply With Quote

Mediocrity is the root of all evil

edit: i've tried this myself and had to be quite brutal to get the case off
--- insert clever statement here ---
Old 11-27-2004, 12:15 PM Gruggster is offline  
Reply With Quote


Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 03:30 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.