Introduction

Replace the screen on your Acer Iconia B1-710.

  1. Open back cover by prying casing off. Careful to not pull pieces apart aggressively. There is a wire that could break. Careful to not pull pieces apart aggressively. There is a wire that could break.
    • Open back cover by prying casing off.

    • Careful to not pull pieces apart aggressively. There is a wire that could break.

  2. Unplug the battery from the motherboard. Unplug the battery from the motherboard. Unplug the battery from the motherboard.
    • Unplug the battery from the motherboard.

  3. Take the battery out.
    • Take the battery out.

    • The battery is lightly glued in, so there may be some difficulty getting it out.

  4. Unscrew all five 3 mm #000 Phillips screws. Unscrew all five 3 mm #000 Phillips screws.
    • Unscrew all five 3 mm #000 Phillips screws.

  5. Unplug the LCD ribbon. Unplug the LCD ribbon.
    • Unplug the LCD ribbon.

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  7. Unplug the orange ribbon. Unplug the orange ribbon.
    • Unplug the orange ribbon.

  8. Unplug the white wire from the motherboard. Unplug the black wire from the motherboard. Unplug the black wire from the motherboard.
    • Unplug the white wire from the motherboard.

    • Unplug the black wire from the motherboard.

  9. Pull the motherboard off of the tablet.
    • Pull the motherboard off of the tablet.

  10. Use a blow dryer to melt the glue holding the LCD display in place.
    • Use a blow dryer to melt the glue holding the LCD display in place.

    • Patience is key. It will take a few minutes to melt the glue.

  11. Peel the LCD display. This piece is fragile and needs to be peeled with care. Parts may be hot.
    • Peel the LCD display.

    • This piece is fragile and needs to be peeled with care.

    • Parts may be hot.

  12. Use a blow dryer to melt the glue from the thin metal frame.
    • Use a blow dryer to melt the glue from the thin metal frame.

    • This piece is metal and will become hot during this process.

  13. Peel off the thin metal frame. Be careful not to bend the frame as it is very thin.
    • Peel off the thin metal frame.

    • Be careful not to bend the frame as it is very thin.

  14. Use a blow dryer to melt the glue between the metal frame and the screen.
    • Use a blow dryer to melt the glue between the metal frame and the screen.

    • The frame will get hot.

  15. Peel the frame from the screen. Be careful when peeling the screen or it may sustain further damage.
    • Peel the frame from the screen.

    • Be careful when peeling the screen or it may sustain further damage.

Conclusion

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

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