Introduction

This guide will demonstrate how to remove individual keycaps from the keyboard of a Dell Inspiron M5010.

Tools

No tools required.

Parts

No parts required.

Make sure laptop is powered off before  removing the battery.
  • Make sure laptop is powered off before removing the battery.

  • Slide both arrow tabs towards the outer edge of the computer to release the battery.

  • Battery is not shown.

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Grasp the top of they keycap, and pull it up slightly.
  • Grasp the top of they keycap, and pull it up slightly.

    • The keyboard does not have to be removed from the laptop to replace a keycap.

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  • Gently unsnap the keycap you are replacing.

    • Be careful not to snap the switch below the keycap.

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Conclusion

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

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