Introduction

You may need to replace the wireless adapter if your computer can't connect to any wireless network. Be sure that you do not break the antenna connector wires.

Parts

No parts required.

Close the lid and turn the device upside down so that you can see the battery.
  • Close the lid and turn the device upside down so that you can see the battery.

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Press the battery release tab and the battery will pop up.
  • Press the battery release tab and the battery will pop up.

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Remove the battery from the laptop, it will come out easily.
  • Remove the battery from the laptop, it will come out easily.

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Remove the single screw holding the accessory plate.  This is a PH0 2.0x2.5 screw. Remove the single screw holding the accessory plate.  This is a PH0 2.0x2.5 screw.
  • Remove the single screw holding the accessory plate. This is a PH0 2.0x2.5 screw.

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Pry the accessory plate up from the back of the laptop by applying force upwards where the screw was removed. Pry the accessory plate up from the back of the laptop by applying force upwards where the screw was removed. Pry the accessory plate up from the back of the laptop by applying force upwards where the screw was removed.
  • Pry the accessory plate up from the back of the laptop by applying force upwards where the screw was removed.

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Remove the screw with PH 0 screwdriver that is holding the wireless adapter in. This is PM 2.0x2.5 screws. Remove the screw with PH 0 screwdriver that is holding the wireless adapter in. This is PM 2.0x2.5 screws.
  • Remove the screw with PH 0 screwdriver that is holding the wireless adapter in. This is PM 2.0x2.5 screws.

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Hold the wireless adapter and gently remove the white and black wires from it.  The connectors will come out straight up. Hold the wireless adapter and gently remove the white and black wires from it.  The connectors will come out straight up. Hold the wireless adapter and gently remove the white and black wires from it.  The connectors will come out straight up.
  • Hold the wireless adapter and gently remove the white and black wires from it. The connectors will come out straight up.

Hi

Today I open my laptop to clean up a bit of dust. and by mistakenly I break black connector. not the thing is that the connector part from wireless card stuck inside black cable. but i can still use wifi without any problem. my question is " Is there any affect on my laptop if i leave it like this ?" and another question what is the functioning of that black cable ?

hope I will get reply soon.please reply me on ronak.r.30588@gmail.com

Thank you

Ronak

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Conclusion

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

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