Introduction

If your screen is cracked, broken, scratched, or otherwise in need of replacing, this guide will show you how to disassemble your computer, and replace the screen with a new one.

  1. Make sure the tablet is turned off.
    • Make sure the tablet is turned off.

    • Remove the tablet from the attached keyboard.

    • To remove the keyboard, simply depress the switch on the left side of the screen and pull the tablet portion off.

  2. Rotate the device 180°, and remove the two 1.59 mm screws at the bottom of the device.
    • Rotate the device 180°, and remove the two 1.59 mm screws at the bottom of the device.

    • Use the Phillips screwdriver size #000 to remove the two 1.59 mm screws.

    • Use the plastic opening tool to help detach the screen from the back panel.

    • Insert the plastic opening tool into the bottom right corner and gently start to pry off the screen.

    • Once the screen begins to separate from the body of the device, start working the tool around the outer edges until the entire screen becomes detached.

    • Now that the screen is completely detached, lay the back panel flat on a smooth surface.

    • Lift the screen to view the inside of the tablet.

    • Before disconnecting the display cables, refer to the image to turn off the switch labeled DIP; this switch is used to de-energize the system.

    • The battery is connected to the motherboard. To avoid any short circuiting of the device, you must place the switch labeled DIP to OFF.

    • Remove the yellow tape covering the end of the cables.

    • After lifting the yellow tape, you should be able to see a white strip. The white strip is actually a lever.

    • Use the plastic opening tool to push in the levers.

    • With all three white levers pushed in, gently pull on each display cable until the cable disconnects.

    • Lift the screen upwards to remove.

Conclusion

Congratulations! You have now successfully removed the screen from your device. To attach your new screen and reassemble your device follow these instructions in reverse order.

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