Having problems with your Gateway NX100X Notebook ?

Changing out the cooling fan?

\015 My NX100X fan is really loud and i like to check out the fan, but don't know how to get to it. I get stuck trying to take the cover off. Did i forget to unscrew something, can someone help???\015

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