How do I ground to my laptop? Tags: Laptops Desktops Last response: August 22, 2009 9:02 PM in Laptop General Discussion Share Anonymous a b D Laptop August 21, 2009 2:42:05 PM It seems relatively easy to hold/lean onto a the unpainted part of a desktop case but what should I do if I want to work with my laptop? I need to install a new hard drive. More about : ground laptop frozenlead a b D Laptop August 21, 2009 4:08:45 PM What do you mean hold or lean onto? Why does your notebook need to be grounded? What does a hard disk have to do with any of this? Anonymous a b D Laptop August 22, 2009 2:14:46 PM frozenlead said:What do you mean hold or lean onto? Why does your notebook need to be grounded? What does a hard disk have to do with any of this? i never said my laptop needed to be grounded I said "I" needed to be grounded "to" it . . . i wanted to replace the hard drive in it and I was worried about esd but it doesn't matter anyway it's done. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer frozenlead a b D Laptop August 22, 2009 9:02:20 PM Your notebook is shielded from any ESD you can give it already - underneath it's plastic exterior is a layer of metal in some form or another. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedUrgent: How to properly ground myself and my case? Forum SolvedHow do you ground a mic/PC Forum SolvedHow to ground yourself Forum SolvedHow to ground myself? Forum SolvedHow safe is it to ground lift my studio monitors connected to my computer? Forum SolvedHow to ground yourself? Forum SolvedAbout to build my first pc... How should I ground myself? Forum SolvedHow to ground yourself with a fully painted case/PSU??? Forum SolvedI don't know how to ground myself? Forum SolvedWhat do you need to ground yourself and how do you do it? Forum SolvedHow to ground cabinet? Forum SolvedHow to ground yourself with a painted case? Forum SolvedHow should I ground myself? Forum Solvedhow tp ground a Anti-Static Wrist Strap Forum Solvedhow do you ground a computer power supply Forum SolvedHow to ground myself while building my computer Forum How to properly ground an aluminum atx case w/o the psu? Forum I just dropped my laptop on the ground... Forum how do i get a cool (moving back ground) :D Forum First build- how to properly ground yourself... Forum More resources Read discussions in other Laptop General Discussion categories Acer Alienware Asus Dell Lenovo Sony Toshiba !