Step 1: Opening the laptop
I used an old 700MHz laptop with a color screen. The screen has 2 large white bands because some connections are broken. For this reason, I decided to hide these bands behind a painted glass. You will see that later.
Open the computer and remove as many pieces as you can. Often test the system to be sure that the last device you removed was not too important...
/!\ Do never turn your computer on without the fan over the CPU, I burned the last project I tested like that...
The laptop in pieces:
Step 2: Setup the computer and test the skin
Step 3: Re-wiring the computer
Here is a view of the interior of the box. I kept the wifi adaptor to be able to play songs over the network.
Step 4: Wiring the command
Step 5: Painting the frame
Step 6: Modifing the screen
Step 8: Modifing the box
Step 9: That's it...
I can run visualization plug-ins.
Let me know about your ideas, comments to improve it...