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Introduction

In this guide, we will be showing you how to remove and replace the Palm-Rest.

Parts

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  1. Slide the release latches to unlock the battery.
    • Slide the release latches to unlock the battery.

  2. Slide the battery and remove it from the computer.
    • Slide the battery and remove it from the computer.

  3. Starting on the right, pry up the keyboard from the computer.
    • Starting on the right, pry up the keyboard from the computer.

  4. Flip the keyboard over and lay it on the palmrest.
    • Flip the keyboard over and lay it on the palmrest.

  5. Disconnect the keyboard cable from the system board.
    • Disconnect the keyboard cable from the system board.

  6. Remove the keyboard from the computer.
    • Remove the keyboard from the computer.

  7. Remove the screws at the base of the computer.
    • Remove the screws at the base of the computer.

  8. Flip the computer and disconnect the power board cable and the touchpad cable.
    • Flip the computer and disconnect the power board cable and the touchpad cable.

  9. Remove the screws that secure the palmrest to the computer.
    • Remove the screws that secure the palmrest to the computer.

  10. With a plastic carefully pry up the palmrest along the edges. Lift the palm-rest and remove from the computer.
    • With a plastic carefully pry up the palmrest along the edges. Lift the palm-rest and remove from the computer.

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