Introduction

In order to gain access to the interior of the camera, this step will show how to remove the interior frame and the button control board.

Image 1/3: These screws were missing in our example. These screws should have been small Phillips PH000 screws 1.5mm in length. Image 2/3: These screws are very small. To keep from losing any pieces, place all small metals on a magnetic project mat. Image 3/3: These screws are very small. To keep from losing any pieces, place all small metals on a magnetic project mat.
  • Begin by removing the 5 screws (located: 2 screws on either side and 1 screw on the bottom) using the PH000 head in the Precision Phillips Screwdriver.

  • These screws were missing in our example. These screws should have been small Phillips PH000 screws 1.5mm in length.

  • These screws are very small. To keep from losing any pieces, place all small metals on a magnetic project mat.

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Image 1/2: If the casing is difficult to remove, use a plastic opening tool to gently pry up on the front as shown. Image 2/2: If the casing is difficult to remove, use a plastic opening tool to gently pry up on the front as shown.
  • After the screws are removed, pull the front casing up and away from the camera.

  • If the casing is difficult to remove, use a plastic opening tool to gently pry up on the front as shown.

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Image 1/3: If the back casing is loose from the camera body, it may be easier to perform step 4 first, then accomplish this step. Proceed as your unit allows. Image 2/3: If the back casing is loose from the camera body, it may be easier to perform step 4 first, then accomplish this step. Proceed as your unit allows. Image 3/3: If the back casing is loose from the camera body, it may be easier to perform step 4 first, then accomplish this step. Proceed as your unit allows.
  • Using your hands or an opening tool, pry off the silver frame, taking special care at the top of the camera where the buttons are as it is a little harder to pry off.

  • If the back casing is loose from the camera body, it may be easier to perform step 4 first, then accomplish this step. Proceed as your unit allows.

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Image 1/3: The screen is attached by a connection ribbon. Gently pull the casing and screen away from the camera body to disconnect the casing. Image 2/3: The LCD screen is held onto the back casing by a small amount of adhesive. This may come loose during this process. Do not worry if they become separated. Image 3/3: This plug and the connection ribbon are fragile, try not to tear the connection ribbon when disconnecting.
  • The last part of the casing to disconnect is the back that houses the LCD screen.

  • The screen is attached by a connection ribbon. Gently pull the casing and screen away from the camera body to disconnect the casing.

  • The LCD screen is held onto the back casing by a small amount of adhesive. This may come loose during this process. Do not worry if they become separated.

  • This plug and the connection ribbon are fragile, try not to tear the connection ribbon when disconnecting.

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Image 1/3: The pad isn't secured to the camera so it will lift up and pull away easily. Image 2/3: After the pad is removed, the 2 Phillips head screws holding the control board will be exposed. Image 3/3: After the pad is removed, the 2 Phillips head screws holding the control board will be exposed.
  • After the casing is removed, use your fingers to carefully lift up on the rubber pad, if it didn't already fall out during step 4.

  • The pad isn't secured to the camera so it will lift up and pull away easily.

  • After the pad is removed, the 2 Phillips head screws holding the control board will be exposed.

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Image 1/3: Although the 2 screws are removed, the button board is still attached with a connection ribbon. Image 2/3: With a firm grip towards the bottom of the control board, gently pull away from the camera, removing the ribbon from the connector. Image 3/3: With a firm grip towards the bottom of the control board, gently pull away from the camera, removing the ribbon from the connector.
  • Using the Phillips precision screwdriver with the PH000 Phillips bit, remove the two 1.5mm screws.

  • Although the 2 screws are removed, the button board is still attached with a connection ribbon.

  • With a firm grip towards the bottom of the control board, gently pull away from the camera, removing the ribbon from the connector.

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Image 1/3: Using the Phillips precision screwdriver and the PH000 Phillips bit, remove the 6 screws. Image 2/3: With the screws removed, the interior frame will no longer be fastened to the camera body and can be lifted up and away. Image 3/3: With the screws removed, the interior frame will no longer be fastened to the camera body and can be lifted up and away.
  • Locate the six 1.5mm Phillips screws that are holding on the interior camera frame.

  • Using the Phillips precision screwdriver and the PH000 Phillips bit, remove the 6 screws.

  • With the screws removed, the interior frame will no longer be fastened to the camera body and can be lifted up and away.

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Conclusion

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

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