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Introduction

How to remove the outer casing of your Canon PowerShot SD870 IS.

Parts

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  1. Remove the wrist strap, if present.
    • Remove the wrist strap, if present.

    • Remove the lithium-ion battery.

  2. Remove the two 4 mm Phillips #00 screws on the bottom of the camera. Remove the screw next to the wrist strap attachment. Pull up the “A/V OUT DIGITAL” cover and remove the screw above the USB port.
    • Remove the two 4 mm Phillips #00 screws on the bottom of the camera.

    • Remove the screw next to the wrist strap attachment.

    • Pull up the “A/V OUT DIGITAL” cover and remove the screw above the USB port.

  3. Carefully unhook the “A/V OUT DIGITAL” cover from the hinge.
    • Carefully unhook the “A/V OUT DIGITAL” cover from the hinge.

  4. Pull the front cover from the camera by  using gentle upward pressure. Pull the front cover from the camera by  using gentle upward pressure.
    • Pull the front cover from the camera by using gentle upward pressure.

  5. Remove the two Phillips #00 screws from the flat end of the camera. Remove the black L-shaped side cover plate.
    • Remove the two Phillips #00 screws from the flat end of the camera.

    • Remove the black L-shaped side cover plate.

    • Remove the silver u-shaped retainer plate.

  6. Slide the back casing off.
    • Slide the back casing off.

Conclusion

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

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