Introduction

The track pad is small part that controls the motion of the mouse on your computer.

  1. Flip the Chromebook over so that the underside is facing up.
    • Flip the Chromebook over so that the underside is facing up.

    • Using the Phillips PH #000 screwdriver, remove the 11 "4mm" screws on the back of the device.

  2. Wedge the plastic opening tool between the bottom cover of the laptop and the keyboard panel.
    • Wedge the plastic opening tool between the bottom cover of the laptop and the keyboard panel.

    • Apply pressure and move the plastic opening tool around the border of the laptop until it pops out.

    • Once the keyboard panel pops out, slowly move it upwards so that the keyboard connection is visible.

    • Remove the keyboard connection from the motherboard by pulling it outwards from the connector.

    • Unplug the blue wire that connects trackpad to the keyboard.

    • Remove the aluminum tape that secures the trackpad. Use tweezers if necessary.

    • Using the Phillips #000 screwdriver, remove the (4) four "4 mm" screws that secure trackpad onto keyboard.

    • Using a plastic opening tool, pry out the touchpad from the metal securing bracket.

Conclusion

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

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