1. Turn the monitor face-down.
    • Turn the monitor face-down.

    • Unscrew the 5 screws holding back cover on.

    • (This may require flipping the monitor over and shaking the screws loose once they're already unscrewed)

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  2. Take the edge tool or a metal ruler and insert it into the bezel.
    • Take the edge tool or a metal ruler and insert it into the bezel.

    • Apply pressure and push down.

    • Do the same to the right side.

    • Once the side of the bezel facing you is decoupled, take the back cover and pry it loose.

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    • Remove the Flat Flex Cable from the Power Supply board located under the metal cage.

    • Pull the cord back and out of the way.

    • (It may be stuck down with adhesive)

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    • Unscrew the cord anchors for the VGA port.

    • (Use needle nose pliers if they're too tight for removal by hand)

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    • Turn the monitor around.

    • Unscrew the 1 screw holding the Flat power Cable cover on.

    • Lift up and remove the Flat Power Cable cover.

    • (Careful: this may be sharp)

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    • Unscrew the 5 screws holding the metal cage on.

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    • Turn the monitor around.

    • Lift the back of the metal cage slightly.

    • Pull the cage toward self.

    • (Must be careful to free the cover of the VGA port and the power supply input)

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    • Lift the Flat Flex Cable holder tabs to release the cables.

    • Lift up on the Flat Flex Cables and bend them out of the working area.

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    • Unplug the 4 backlight wires from their ports on the Power Supply Board.

    • (Considering their size, the best way to unplug the backlight wires is by slowly jiggling the wires out of place)

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    • Unscrew the 5 screws holding the Power Supply and Video Display boards.

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    • Lift and remove the joined boards.

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    • Carefully detach the two boards at their connector joint.

    • Replace outlined part.

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Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

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