Introduction

This guide will walk you through how to remove and replace the USB connector should your device be broken or malfunctioning.

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  • Unlock the battery cover by sliding the switch to the unlock position.

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  • Remove the battery cover by sliding it down the camera.

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  • Remove the batteries.

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Image 1/1: This is a bit hard to get off, so don't be afraid to use a bit of force. There is no lock.
  • Slide the black upper casing off from the device.

  • This is a bit hard to get off, so don't be afraid to use a bit of force. There is no lock.

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  • Remove the six 1mm screws from front of the camera with the Phillips Head screwdriver.

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  • Remove the top casing from the bottom to reveal the inner circuit board.

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Image 1/2: Remove the six 1mm screws with the 1 Phillips head screwdriver. Image 2/2: Remove the six 1mm screws with the 1 Phillips head screwdriver.
  • When removing the back panel, the rubber buttons will become loose and likely fall off the board. This is normal and can easily placed back on the board once finished.

  • Remove the six 1mm screws with the 1 Phillips head screwdriver.

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  • Gently separate the circuit board from the casing.

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  • Remove the three 1mm screws from the USB connector and back casing with the Phillips Head screwdriver.

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Image 1/2: Using tweezers, remove the cord from the motherboard by gently lifting the connector. Image 2/2: The connector will be easier to remove if you wiggle the tweezers while lifting.
  • Gently lift the usb connector using the Plastic opening tool.

  • Using tweezers, remove the cord from the motherboard by gently lifting the connector.

  • The connector will be easier to remove if you wiggle the tweezers while lifting.

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  • Fully remove the USB connector and replace it with the new USB connector.

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Conclusion

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

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