Introduction

In this guide you will learn how to remove and replace the remote sensor in your digital frame. Replacing the remote sensor fixes many common issues if your remote isn't working with your device. This guide also requires soldering for more on how to solder check the link here.

Using the plastic opening tool, pry off the clips all around the frame. You will hear a popping sound for every clip Be sure not to pry to hard because you could crack or break the plastic facing of the device. Be sure not to pry to hard because you could crack or break the plastic facing of the device.
  • Using the plastic opening tool, pry off the clips all around the frame. You will hear a popping sound for every clip

  • Be sure not to pry to hard because you could crack or break the plastic facing of the device.

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Lift screen out of place so you can access the plugs that connect it.
  • Lift screen out of place so you can access the plugs that connect it.

  • Be careful not to pull the screen to far away when placing to the side, many fragile wires are connected.

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Black Friday
Broken doesn't stand a chance.
Using the plastic spudger tool lift the plastic zif(zero instertion force) connector clip up. Pull the ribbon cable away from the motherboard.
  • Using the plastic spudger tool lift the plastic zif(zero instertion force) connector clip up.

  • Pull the ribbon cable away from the motherboard.

  • Be careful as this clip is very frail.

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Disconnect the red and black cable connecting the screen to the motherboard by just pulling it out.
  • Disconnect the red and black cable connecting the screen to the motherboard by just pulling it out.

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Pull out the remote sensor from its holder with your hands.
  • Pull out the remote sensor from its holder with your hands.

  • Unsolder the remote sensor from the motherboard.

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Resolder the the remote sensor back to the motherboard.
  • Resolder the the remote sensor back to the motherboard.

    • For more on how to solder check the link here.

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Conclusion

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

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