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Introduction

This guide will explain how to remove the LCD screen of your Canon PowerShot A80. To isolate the LCD screen, one needs to be gentle with separating parts and removing screws from the camera.

Parts

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  1. Using a Phillips #00 screwdriver, remove the two 2.9 mm screws on the side of the LCD screen.
    • Using a Phillips #00 screwdriver, remove the two 2.9 mm screws on the side of the LCD screen.

  2. Using a Phillips #00 screwdriver, remove  the 2.9 mm screws on the other side of the screen  to separate the front and back covers. To access the second screw, rotate the screen 90° so that it faces upwards.
    • Using a Phillips #00 screwdriver, remove the 2.9 mm screws on the other side of the screen to separate the front and back covers.

    • To access the second screw, rotate the screen 90° so that it faces upwards.

  3. Gently remove the front and back covers from the screen. Peel back the plastic circuit cover. Peel back the plastic circuit cover.
    • Gently remove the front and back covers from the screen.

    • Peel back the plastic circuit cover.

  4. Pull the screen away from the base.
    • Pull the screen away from the base.

    • This will take some force, but remember to handle with care.

    • If a small metal piece between the screen cover and the screen falls out during repair, replace it with the rounded corners facing away from the screen during reassembly.

  5. Unplug the ribbon cable connected to the circuit board latch.
    • Unplug the ribbon cable connected to the circuit board latch.

Conclusion

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

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MY screen is dark after touched water, do I need to change this screen? Where can I buy this screen? How much?

Thank you for the guidance.

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