Introduction

The Creative Ziio boasts excellent sound quality and usability. It uses a 7'' LCD screen that cannot be replaced by a generic screen. Replacement screens may be provided by contacting Creative, depending on warranty details. Searching local tech stores or online tech supply sites may be helpful as well.

Image 1/3: The volume control button and the top power button may fall out during this step. Image 2/3: The volume control button and the top power button may fall out during this step. Image 3/3: The volume control button and the top power button may fall out during this step.
  • Remove the back panel with the plastic opening tool by carefully prying around the edges.

    • The volume control button and the top power button may fall out during this step.

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  • Remove the four 3mm Philips #00 screws around the large silver battery.

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  • Remove the four 4mm Philips #00 screws on the edges of the circuit board.

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Image 1/3: Carefully lift up the circuit board on the detached side. Image 2/3: There is another ribbon cable attached to the underside of the circuit board. Image 3/3: Disconnect the second ribbon cable by pulling the end of the ribbon from its housing on the circuit board with tweezers.
  • Remove the ribbon cable from the exposed side of circuit board near the headphone jack.

  • Carefully lift up the circuit board on the detached side.

    • There is another ribbon cable attached to the underside of the circuit board.

  • Disconnect the second ribbon cable by pulling the end of the ribbon from its housing on the circuit board with tweezers.

  • The circuit board is extremely delicate. Move carefully and don't rush on this step!

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  • On the opposite end of the device: Remove the ribbon cable in between the speakers at the end of the battery.

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Image 1/1: Now, remove the battery and circuit board with the LCD attached and turn it over so the screen is facing upwards.
  • There are three additional 3mm Philips #00 screws underneath the circuit board that need to be removed.

  • Now, remove the battery and circuit board with the LCD attached and turn it over so the screen is facing upwards.

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Image 1/2: The frame is extremely thin! Take your time when removing it to avoid bending or deforming it. Image 2/2: The frame is extremely thin! Take your time when removing it to avoid bending or deforming it.
  • Carefully pry the thin, metal frame from around the LCD screen.

    • The frame is extremely thin! Take your time when removing it to avoid bending or deforming it.

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  • Carefully remove the black LCD screen.

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Conclusion

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

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