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Introduction

If you want to replace the screen on your tablet, then this guide is for you. Use this step by step guide on how to properly replace the display screen on your Archos 97 Carbon tablet.

  1. Lay your tablet upwards facing you. Using the prying tool, being opening the tablet.
    • Lay your tablet upwards facing you.

    • Using the prying tool, being opening the tablet.

    • Start in the top left corner, near the volume and power button, and work your way around in a clockwise motion.

  2. Once you have opened the screen, you will see two cables that connect the screen and the interior of the tablet. Remove the white tab located on the right side of the interior by removing the tape and plug that connects it to the tab. Remove the white tab located on the right side of the interior by removing the tape and plug that connects it to the tab.
    • Once you have opened the screen, you will see two cables that connect the screen and the interior of the tablet.

    • Remove the white tab located on the right side of the interior by removing the tape and plug that connects it to the tab.

  3. On the left side of the tablet, you will see a silver cable connecting the screen to the motherboard. Using the tweezers, remove the black tape that is connecting the cable and screen. This will allow the gold plug to come loose.
    • On the left side of the tablet, you will see a silver cable connecting the screen to the motherboard.

    • Using the tweezers, remove the black tape that is connecting the cable and screen. This will allow the gold plug to come loose.

    • The screen should be separated from the tablet.

  4. Remove the screws on the backside of the screen using a screwdriver. There are four screws; one is covered by tape.
    • Remove the screws on the backside of the screen using a screwdriver.

    • There are four screws; one is covered by tape.

  5. Gently open the screen from the black frame that surrounds it using the prying tool. Work in a clockwise motion until the screen is detached from the frame. Work in a clockwise motion until the screen is detached from the frame.
    • Gently open the screen from the black frame that surrounds it using the prying tool.

    • Work in a clockwise motion until the screen is detached from the frame.

Conclusion

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

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Hi,

Is this similar to replacing the touch screen on the Archos 101B model?.

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