To release the battery, depress the battery release with a nylon spudger. Hold the latch down and slide it over.
  • To release the battery, depress the battery release with a nylon spudger. Hold the latch down and slide it over.

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Firmly grab hold of the battery and slide it out of the laptop.
  • Firmly grab hold of the battery and slide it out of the laptop.

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Remove the plastic screw covers located near the laptop's hinge using a metal spudger. Remove the two M2.5x8 screws highlighted in the picture with a PH0 Phillips screwdriver. Remove the two M2.5x8 screws highlighted in the picture with a PH0 Phillips screwdriver.
  • Remove the plastic screw covers located near the laptop's hinge using a metal spudger.

  • Remove the two M2.5x8 screws highlighted in the picture with a PH0 Phillips screwdriver.

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Flip the laptop over and open it up so the screen is facing up and the top of the screen is facing you. Use a plastic opening tool to separate the the touchscreen from the back cover. Carefully work your way around the frame and gently pry. Be careful not to brake the frame or damage the screen.
  • Flip the laptop over and open it up so the screen is facing up and the top of the screen is facing you.

  • Use a plastic opening tool to separate the the touchscreen from the back cover.

  • Carefully work your way around the frame and gently pry. Be careful not to brake the frame or damage the screen.

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Disconnect the display cable by first taking off the tape using a metal spudger and then pulling on the black tab. Disconnect the display cable by first taking off the tape using a metal spudger and then pulling on the black tab. Disconnect the display cable by first taking off the tape using a metal spudger and then pulling on the black tab.
  • Disconnect the display cable by first taking off the tape using a metal spudger and then pulling on the black tab.

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Take off the yellow tape connecting the display to the border. Take off the yellow tape connecting the display to the border.
  • Take off the yellow tape connecting the display to the border.

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Pull back the adhesive using the metal spudger. Pry out the camera by lifting the adhesive with the metal spudger. Then, remove the camera by lifting it up by one side.
  • Pull back the adhesive using the metal spudger.

  • Pry out the camera by lifting the adhesive with the metal spudger. Then, remove the camera by lifting it up by one side.

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Remove the two brackets holding the displays by unscrewing both  M1 .6x3 screws with a PH0 Phillips screwdriver.
  • Remove the two brackets holding the displays by unscrewing both M1 .6x3 screws with a PH0 Phillips screwdriver.

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Release the display from the border using your hands.
  • Release the display from the border using your hands.

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Conclusion

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

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the touchscreen its glue together with the LCD?

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