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gr0mit

Acer Laptop woes

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Hi folks Newby here

Could someone pls point me in right direction

Having removed my 2 broken USB sockets from -:

motherboard of Acer 5732z ( desoldered)

Will laptop still work without said USB sockets attatched to motherboard. ?

I do have good reason for not fitting new sockets

BTIA Gr0mit

 

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As long as you de-soldered them properly it should be fine.  Just know that 5V Dc is going to those solder points so make sure that nothing comes into contact with the positive lead.  If you close the laptop back up as it was before you shoudl be fine.  You can always put a small piece of electrical tape over them if need be.

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