Introduction

This manual is for replacing the function/set button located on the back of the camera.

Identify the battery port on the underside of the camera.
  • Identify the battery port on the underside of the camera.

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Using your thumb, slide the port to the right and release. Using your thumb, slide the port to the right and release.
  • Using your thumb, slide the port to the right and release.

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Remove the battery.
  • Remove the battery.

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To avoid severe electric shock do not remove or tamper with internal camera flash components. An electrical capacitor is attached to the flash that can discharge if contact is made. Remove the two side screws, indicated by the red circles, using a Phillips #00 screwdriver. Remove the screw in the battery port, indicated by the blue circle, again using a Phillips #00 screwdriver.
  • To avoid severe electric shock do not remove or tamper with internal camera flash components. An electrical capacitor is attached to the flash that can discharge if contact is made.

  • Remove the two side screws, indicated by the red circles, using a Phillips #00 screwdriver.

  • Remove the screw in the battery port, indicated by the blue circle, again using a Phillips #00 screwdriver.

  • Remove the front face by gently peeling the housing away from the camera.

You also need to remove the two #00 screws on the bottom (next to the tripod mount threaded hole) and the small screw under the AV Out door on the side.

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Remove the back face by using a spudger to lift the tab highlighted in yellow Pivot the back face clockwise as seen in the second photo. Pivot the back face clockwise as seen in the second photo.
  • Remove the back face by using a spudger to lift the tab highlighted in yellow

  • Pivot the back face clockwise as seen in the second photo.

You need to remove the #00 screw on the side holding the front back panel (shown in the second image already removed)

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Remove the A/V port cover [no tools are necessary] Remove the A/V port cover [no tools are necessary]
  • Remove the A/V port cover [no tools are necessary]

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Identify and remove the plastic function set button. Do this by gently prying up as indicated in the photo. Identify and remove the plastic function set button. Do this by gently prying up as indicated in the photo.
  • Identify and remove the plastic function set button. Do this by gently prying up as indicated in the photo.

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Lift the function set button ribbon cable from the two guide pins.
  • Lift the function set button ribbon cable from the two guide pins.

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Remove the ribbon cable by lifting on the flat tab and pulling the ribbon cable from the connection.
  • Remove the ribbon cable by lifting on the flat tab and pulling the ribbon cable from the connection.

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Conclusion

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

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