After Hours

Cracking open the Apple TV

Two long and two short case screws

There are two 10 mm and two 15 mm T8 Torx screws holding the base plate in place. The longer screws are located at the front of the Apple TV and the shorter screws near the back.

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Caption by: Bill Detwiler


Bill Detwiler is Managing Editor of TechRepublic and Tech Pro Research and the host of Cracking Open, CNET and TechRepublic's popular online show. Prior to joining TechRepublic in 2000, Bill was an IT manager, database administrator, and desktop supp...

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