Advice 1: How to determine the version of the xbox 360

Gaming system Xbox 360 manufacturer Microsoft is a worthy competitor to the gaming consoles of Nintendo and Sony PlayStation. It is possible to play with people around the world using the Internet. You can also use the console and as a multimedia-center: download to it music, movies and TV serials. To disassemble the xbox to find the version so you can not — you will lose the warranty.
How to determine the version of the xbox 360
You will need
  • - game console;
  • - screwdriver.
Turn the console that side of himself, which has stickers with serial numbers and various bar codes. The same information can be found on the packaging of the game system, most often these stickers are placed by the manufacturer on the reverse side. Look on the label combination of numbers that corresponds to the LOT Number. The name of the parameter can be reduced to LOT NO. It should be a combination of four numbers and one "X" at the end. Carefully copy the characters on paper.
Find your combination in the following table. The first indicates the designation of the LOT Number after the hyphen is the version of the xbox.
11XXX — 0225.

104XX — 9504 or 0225 (likely).

103XX — 9504 (likely) or 0225.

102XX — 9504.

101XX — 9504.

104X — 9504.
Carefully browse through all of the data that is written on your device.
You can also check the version and serial number — Serial Number (the fourth digit from the end), given that figure 2 represents 9504, figure 3 — 0225, number 4 or 0 — 0500 Hitachi. Another option, more simple, offers you to look through the bars on the body of the consoles inside. If you see a yellow sticker version 0225, orange — version 9504.
In General we can say that to view a version of the xbox360 game console is not difficult, as all necessary information is displayed on the standard for special labels, which are assigned to all devices with different numbers. It is also worth noting that the Internet presents plenty of sites where people discuss this issue and lay out the screens with models of gaming consoles, as well as serial numbers. If you already the guarantee is not valid, it is possible to disassemble the console, and view all the necessary information inside. Usually this is on certain modules in the Board.

Advice 2 : How to disassemble the joystick xbox 360

The Xbox 360 is one of the most popular consoles of recent times. It is equipped with a wired or wireless controller, which gets dirty very quickly due to its white coating. The device literally attracts dust, which affects its performance. Therefore, it is periodically necessary to clean the controller lasts as long as possible.
How to disassemble the joystick xbox 360
You will need
  • - thin Phillips or a flathead screwdriver.
Remove the battery. Unscrew the rear part of the stick with a Phillips screwdriver of small size. You need to Unscrew 6 screws that are on the panel, and one screw located under the sticker in the slot for the battery. Put the screws so that not to lose them.
Carefully remove both covers of the joystick and remove the chip. Remove the top panel (which are triggers) and the lower plastic part of grey. Gum on the buttons don't remove.
Unscrew the d-pad controller, which is fastened by 2 screws and is clipped. First, twist the screws and only after that try to release the metal clips with the same screwdriver. Then you can push the d-pad.
Remove the elastics from the buttons. To remove the side trigger, release it from the plastic part that is inserted in a corresponding groove of the button mechanism. Then bend the two side clips, pull the trigger and remove it, then remove the springs.
Joystick disassembled. Clean all parts, replace parts as required. Reassemble the controller in reverse order.
The new gamepad can get the hidden screws. In order to remove them, you can break out of the Central pin, which prevents the screwdriver. You can take a thin screwdriver slotted and gradually remove those screws. Also sell special bits and a screwdriver for disassembly devices of this type.
Useful advice
Some screws may be soldered special head. Unscrew them with a special screwdriver TORX 8, which allows the use of various long nozzles.

For the wireless controller it is best to buy a set of special hex screwdriver, used for opening mobile phones. You can buy them in some salons or mobile communication services on repair of mobile devices.
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