Parts

No parts required.

  1. Using your thumb, slide down and remove the battery cover.
    • Using your thumb, slide down and remove the battery cover.

  2. Using your index finger, remove the old AA battery.
    • Using your index finger, remove the old AA battery.

    • Install the new AA battery.

  3. Slide down the eject button.
    • Slide down the eject button.

    • Pull out the old SmartMedia Card.

    • Insert the new SmartMedia Card.

      • The notched corner of the SmartMedia card should go in the top left corner.

  4. Using a Phillips #00 Screwdriver, remove the two 7.5mm screws from the sides of the back cover.
    • Using a Phillips #00 Screwdriver, remove the two 7.5mm screws from the sides of the back cover.

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  6. Lift the back cover off of the NOMAD II.
    • Lift the back cover off of the NOMAD II.

    • Remove the rubber USB port cover, the connected buttons along the left edge, and the plastic lock/unlock button on the upper right edge of the device.

  7. Using a Phillips #00 Screwdriver, remove the two 5.5mm screws from the sides of the battery compartment.
    • Using a Phillips #00 Screwdriver, remove the two 5.5mm screws from the sides of the battery compartment.

  8. Carefully remove the battery compartment.
    • Carefully remove the battery compartment.

  9. Using a Phillips #00 Screwdriver, remove the two 5.5mm screws on the left and right edges of the circuit board.
    • Using a Phillips #00 Screwdriver, remove the two 5.5mm screws on the left and right edges of the circuit board.

  10. Using a pair of tweezers, carefully pry the metal loop on the left side of the battery compartment away from the case.
    • Using a pair of tweezers, carefully pry the metal loop on the left side of the battery compartment away from the case.

  11. Pull the circuit boards out of the back cover.
    • Pull the circuit boards out of the back cover.

      • During reinstallation, firmly press the top of the circuit boards into the cover until you hear a click.

  12. Gently pry the circuit boards apart.
    • Gently pry the circuit boards apart.

      • This must be done with the USB port facing up, as shown.

  13. Desolder the seven solder joints which hold the lock switch in place.
    • Desolder the seven solder joints which hold the lock switch in place.

    • Install the new lock/unlock switch.

Conclusion

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

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