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Remove the four screws on the side with the speaker.
  • Remove the four screws on the side with the speaker.

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Remove the four back screws on the bottom of the camera.
  • Remove the four back screws on the bottom of the camera.

  • Note: Bottom screws are longer than the top ones, so label accordingly for easy reassembly.

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Remove the four screws on the side opposite of the speaker.
  • Remove the four screws on the side opposite of the speaker.

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Once all screws have been removed, gently pry open bottom casing. With tweezers, carefully remove ribbon from LCD screen. Set bottom casing aside.
  • Once all screws have been removed, gently pry open bottom casing.

  • With tweezers, carefully remove ribbon from LCD screen.

  • Set bottom casing aside.

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Pry apart the top casing using tweezers. Set the top casing aside. Note: Bottom left screw on board is orange and the longest.
  • Pry apart the top casing using tweezers.

  • Set the top casing aside.

  • Note: Bottom left screw on board is orange and the longest.

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Use tweezers or prongs to pry the LCD screen off from the opening. Note: The bottom of the LCD screen is attached to the frame by a few pieces of black tape.
  • Use tweezers or prongs to pry the LCD screen off from the opening.

  • Note: The bottom of the LCD screen is attached to the frame by a few pieces of black tape.

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Lift up the LCD screen, slowly move it to the other side. Lift up the LCD screen, slowly move it to the other side.
  • Lift up the LCD screen, slowly move it to the other side.

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Pry off the LCD casing. Pry off the LCD casing.
  • Pry off the LCD casing.

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Flip open the connector holding the ribbon. Pull out the LCD screen with the ribbon from the camera. Pull out the LCD screen with the ribbon from the camera.
  • Flip open the connector holding the ribbon.

  • Pull out the LCD screen with the ribbon from the camera.

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Remove two screws on the side where the battery is located. Remove the lanyard loop after the screws come off.
  • Remove two screws on the side where the battery is located.

  • Remove the lanyard loop after the screws come off.

  • Slowly pull the side casing so it becomes dislocated from the top of the camera frame.

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On the front of the camera near the flash flip the connector holding the ribbon. Remove the ribbon from the connector.
  • On the front of the camera near the flash flip the connector holding the ribbon.

  • Remove the ribbon from the connector.

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Carefully remove the L shaped frame from the camera. At the bottom of the camera the L shaped frame is being held in by two plastic bumps and a metal tab. Pop the frame off the bumps and tabs.
  • Carefully remove the L shaped frame from the camera.

  • At the bottom of the camera the L shaped frame is being held in by two plastic bumps and a metal tab.

  • Pop the frame off the bumps and tabs.

  • Note: There is a yellow and orange wire soldered onto the camera. Be careful not to pull them off.

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On the logic board next to the lens is a connector with a ribbon. Flip the connector and remove the ribbon.
  • On the logic board next to the lens is a connector with a ribbon.

  • Flip the connector and remove the ribbon.

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Remove the frame on the back side of the camera where the LCD screen was. Remove the two screws connecting the frame with the camera.
  • Remove the frame on the back side of the camera where the LCD screen was.

  • Remove the two screws connecting the frame with the camera.

  • Slowly pry off the frame from the camera.

  • After removing the frame a plastic piece with two yellow button connections should fall off.

  • Note: This plastic piece is soldered to two wires a yellow and orange one.

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On the back of the camera where the LCD screen was, remove 3 screws located behind the lens.
  • On the back of the camera where the LCD screen was, remove 3 screws located behind the lens.

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Remove the large orange ribbon previously held in by screws from the camera.
  • Remove the large orange ribbon previously held in by screws from the camera.

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On the backside of the camera where the indicator lamp is located remove the two screws.
  • On the backside of the camera where the indicator lamp is located remove the two screws.

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On the side of the indicator lamp remove a screw. On the front side of the indicator lamp remove the a screw. This should remove the indicator lamp from the lens.
  • On the side of the indicator lamp remove a screw.

  • On the front side of the indicator lamp remove the a screw.

  • This should remove the indicator lamp from the lens.

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Desolder the lens from the logic board. Desolder the wire from the logic board.
  • Desolder the lens from the logic board.

  • Desolder the wire from the logic board.

  • The logic board is now detached from the rest of the camera.

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Conclusion

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

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