Introduction

If your computer can no longer connect to a wireless network it may mean you have a broken Wi-Fi adapter. Before performing any work, always remember to completely turn off and disconnect your computer from any power source.

Push the unlock tabs on the back of the monitor in and towards each other while sliding the back cover up. Push the unlock tabs on the back of the monitor in and towards each other while sliding the back cover up.
  • Push the unlock tabs on the back of the monitor in and towards each other while sliding the back cover up.

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Loosen  the two 1/2" screws , with the T15 Torx Screwdriver, on each side of the stand. Remove stand. Loosen  the two 1/2" screws , with the T15 Torx Screwdriver, on each side of the stand. Remove stand.
  • Loosen the two 1/2" screws , with the T15 Torx Screwdriver, on each side of the stand. Remove stand.

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Take out the single 3/8" screw, with the T15 Torx Screwdriver, from the middle of the backplate.
  • Take out the single 3/8" screw, with the T15 Torx Screwdriver, from the middle of the backplate.

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Remove the backplate by pulling it back towards you.
  • Remove the backplate by pulling it back towards you.

  • Small plastic tabs hold in the backplate, pull these up to remove it.

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Locate the Wi-Fi adapter at the top right corner of where the stand once was. Unscrew the screws using the Philips #1 Screwdriver.
  • Locate the Wi-Fi adapter at the top right corner of where the stand once was.

  • Unscrew the screws using the Philips #1 Screwdriver.

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Remove wire tabs from the left side of the Wi-Fi adapter.
  • Remove wire tabs from the left side of the Wi-Fi adapter.

  • Remove the adapter

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Conclusion

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

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