Introduction

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

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

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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.

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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.
  • 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.

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

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

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

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

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Conclusion

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

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