You will need
- A small Phillips screwdriver, a container for storing screws
Prepare the mouse to disassembly. To do this, disconnect it from the computer and put it on the table, turning upside down. Look on the bottom of the mouse mounting screw. Cogs are sometimes not immediately visible, as they are often hidden under stickers. In this case, first remove the base of the mouse all the stickers.
Carefully Unscrew the mounting screws. The screw heads on the arms usually cross shape, so the screwdriver required is the same. The screws are located in recesses, removing them will be easier with a magnetic screwdriver. Important after loosening the screws to put into a container, otherwise they will be lost.
Open the case. To do this hold the mouse with two hands over the upper and lower surfaces and pull. Calculate the effort not to disengage the cover latch around the cord. It is best to pull the cover up and slightly to the left. It is now possible to purge and clean the inside of the mouse of accumulated debris and dust.
Remove the base of the mouse wheel (scroller). There are different designs of mounts scrollers. Often fairly beat up and the wheel will be removed together with its fastening or latch. Axle wrap-scroller is often a lot of hair. Remove this hair with a suitable tool.
Remove the card or mikroshemka mouse. The Board is attached by clamps, or bolted with screws. Latch gently pry off with your fingers. And Unscrew the screws and put the rest of the details. Easy pulling tab up, separate it from the body of the mouse. All, analysis of mouse over.
The build of the mouse is carried out in reverse order. On put Board, scroller and cover. In the presence of the latches, make sure they they all fell into place with a click.
Advice 2: How to clean your mouse
Personal computers it is hard to imagine without a keyboard and mouse, which are the main mediators in the "communication user equipment. Unfortunately, the mouse break and start to fail quite often. A computer mouse can be disassembled and cleaned.
Dirt and dust gets into the best ball mouse, falling under the roller. The cursor starts to twitch at the movement, and may not move in some direction. It is therefore very important to use a Mat to ensure that it does not accumulate dust.
Disconnect the positioner from a PC, but only when you turn off the system unit. The mouse body can be cleaned with a damp cloth and a small amount of liquid soap. But do not try to wash the mouse under running water. However, the housing after disassembly of the optical (namely optical) mouse, you can a good wash. Just mechanical mouse also has a chip inside it which is not always easy to remove from the body.
Take the small Phillips screwdriver and Unscrew the small screw located in the recess on the bottom of the housing of the manipulator. Usually the housing consists of two parts. From the side of the screw may also be a small latch. Carefully split the housing, without any special effort.
If the mouse is optical, you need to carefully wipe with a glowing red "eye" in its lower part by a match with cotton wool or q-tips. You can also use a can of compressed air. Carefully remove from the housing of the optical mouse a great chip and loose plastic parts from dust, dirt and hair (fur). Have a ball mouse, remove the ball covered with rubber, wash it with soap and water or rubbing alcohol. Pay special attention to your mouse wheel and its mountings. There is also often accumulates dirt.
For mechanical dirt removal, it is better not to use a knife or razor, take a small plastic scraper. Carefully scrape off the dirt with it, where possible.
Having dealt with the dust and adhering dirt, remove with rotating parts of the manipulator fat. This can be done with a soft lint-free cloth soaked with alcohol. Also rubbing alcohol all inside of the mouse to the longer dust does not accumulate.
Now you can collect the mouse. Place the chip (wheel) back and close the case. See not pinch off the wire. Tighten the screw and consider that the mouse cleaned.
Advice 3: How to open a mouse
Wireless devices are becoming increasingly popular among users, specifically the wireless mouse. Most often you can see them owners of laptops, although in some cases users have desktop computers. Most buyers of wireless mice after unpacking wonder where the batteries go?
First of all unpack the contents of the box and pull out the mouse. Note: is there a complete brochure or instructions. So, take the mouse in hand and look carefully. Usually the manufacturer making the battery compartment at the bottom of the mouse, but in rare cases it is located just in the middle. If the compartment is on the bottom, then pry it with something sharp or if there is a "tab", click on it. Insert the batteries and close the lid.
To access the compartment, press on the top part of the mouse body, and then slowly pull. Don't worry: the mouse is not broken, but removed only moving part. Insert the batteries and close the cover, the main thing - do not smash the cloves, which are inserted into the slots on the housing. The basic arrangement of the compartments for the batteries in the mouse considered. If your wireless mouse has no compartment in these two places, then read the instructions supplied. Also the user manual can always be downloaded on the official website of the manufacturer.
In the process of using wireless mouse is sometimes necessary to completely disassemble its case – for example, to dirt or to resolve the problem. Start with the screws. Look carefully at the bottom of the mouse: remove the sticker and legs, because hidden underneath the largest number of screws. Unscrew them and carefully remove the upper part of the body. On some "fancy" mice upper and lower part of the body is connected with a special cable and severing it, will have to bear it in repair. Unscrew all the innards does not make sense, since all the dust would good visible. The screws can be pre-numbered to avoid confusion when assembling the mouse. Back legs can be glued with double sided sticky tape or pre-cleaned and glued with silicone adhesive.