Introduction

Follow these steps to remove and install a new LCD screen.

Parts

No parts required.

Turn off camera by pressing power button above the LCD screen.
  • Turn off camera by pressing power button above the LCD screen.

  • Remove the battery and memory card.

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Remove the screws on the bottom of the camera using a 00 Philip's head screw driver
  • Remove the screws on the bottom of the camera using a 00 Philip's head screw driver

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Remove the screws on the right side of the camera.
  • Remove the screws on the right side of the camera.

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Remove the screws on the left of the camera underneath the "A/V out Digital" cover flap.
  • Remove the screws on the left of the camera underneath the "A/V out Digital" cover flap.

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Remove the screws on the bottom of the camera near the battery and the memory card slots.
  • Remove the screws on the bottom of the camera near the battery and the memory card slots.

  • This screw is longer than the rest of the screws.

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Remove the front back and side casings from the camera.
  • Remove the front back and side casings from the camera.

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Remove the two screws that connect the LCD and backlight to the main body of the camera.
  • Remove the two screws that connect the LCD and backlight to the main body of the camera.

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Gently pry the LCD and the backlight from the main body of the camera. Gently pry the LCD from the backlight. The thin ribbon cable is for the backlight.
  • Gently pry the LCD and the backlight from the main body of the camera.

  • Gently pry the LCD from the backlight.

    • The thin ribbon cable is for the backlight.

    • The thick ribbon cable is for the LCD screen.

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Carefully lift the ZIF connector that covers the thick ribbon cable.
  • Carefully lift the ZIF connector that covers the thick ribbon cable.

  • This ZIF connector is fragile. Use caution when lifting it from its down position.

  • Insert the new LCD and reassemble the camera.

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Conclusion

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

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