Home Forums Tech Helproom Wire broken yet the laptop works Forum Rules | Contact Forum Editor | Report a Post Wire broken yet the laptop works zcarr1243 01:11 29 Nov 2015 Locked The wire on my laptop has broken in half in the right hinge yet the laptop still works. How is it possible? Fruit Bat /\0/\ 16:26 29 Nov 2015 A bit more info may help us diagnose the problem Make and model of laptop? Is your wireless connection working may be the just aerial lead , web cam working? the wire may be to them, rather than connections to the screen and or inverter card in the lid. This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.