well, i popped of the hinge cover to check the screws and one of my keybaord screws is stripped like hell, what do i do!! I tried to get it out but had no luck
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8/28/06 at 2:53pm
Originally Posted by lkid
As Destruya said -in the past I've used epoxy resin (Araldite etc) and a cheap phillips electrical screwdriver. Super glue wont bond to metal very well. Mix the epoxy and dip the screw driver. Attatch it to the stripped screw and leave to set. You should, if careful, be able to remove it. Sucess very much depends on how tight the screw is and whether you didn't epoxy the screw to its hole (god forbid!). It's worked for me in the past, though admittedly not on a lappy. This should be a last resort, I'd let Dell sort it out.