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HP G62-234DX Webcam Replacement

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    • Make sure the computer is turned off and disconnected from a charger.

    • Place your laptop on a clean, flat surface with the bottom facing up.

    • Slide the battery lock to the left.

    • Slide the battery out from the laptop while holding the lock to the left.

    • Remove the battery.

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    • Flip over the laptop and open the laptop.

    • Using a spudger and opening picks, loosen the screen bezel (outer frame).

    • Start from one side of the bezel and work your way around to the other side.

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    • Lift the screen bezel with your fingers to reveal the screen unit.

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    • Use a Phillips #0 screwdriver to remove one 4.0 mm screw on the left and right hinges.

    • Lift the hinges with your fingers.

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    • Use a Phillips #0 screwdriver to remove the two 3.0 mm screws on the top of the display.

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    • Use a Phillips #0 screwdriver to remove a total of four 3.0 mm screws along the edge of both sides of the screen.

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    • Carefully loosen the adhesive under the screen unit using your spudger.

    • Pull off the screen unit using your fingers.

    • The screen is still connected by the display cable.

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    • To disconnect the display cable connector, gently push the tip of a spudger under the clip. Then, swing the clip over to the other side of the socket, so that it lays flat against the cable.

    • Lift the protective film slightly and, holding the clip and cable together, gently pull in the direction of the cable to remove the connector from its socket.

    • Safely remove the screen.

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    • Gently unfasten the 6 tabs that hold the webcam cable in place.

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    • Gently pull the cable off of the display case.

    • It is still connected to the webcam.

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    • Pull the bundled cable connector from the webcam in the same direction as the individual wires are running.

    • Pull evenly on the full width of the cable so that no individual wires are overly strained.

    • Use a spudger to remove the webcam from the case.

Conclusion

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

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