Introduction

This guide should be able to help you replace the microphone if not working properly on your HP device. By following these steps you should have it replaced or fixed in not time.

Parts

No parts required.

  1. Before opening your device, turn off the tablet. If you are unsure whether the tablet is off or in Hibernation, turn the tablet on, and then shut it down through the operating system.
    • Before opening your device, turn off the tablet. If you are unsure whether the tablet is off or in Hibernation, turn the tablet on, and then shut it down through the operating system.

    • Unplug your tablet from any power supply

    • Remove all external devices.

    • Remove back cover with plastic tools to avoid scratching the screen.

  2. Remove all screws from the sides of the battery
    • Remove all screws from the sides of the battery

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  4. Disconnect the battery cable from the system board.
    • Disconnect the battery cable from the system board.

    • Use a little bit of pressure to remove the cable.

  5. Release the ZIF connector to which the microphone cable is attached
    • Release the ZIF connector to which the microphone cable is attached

  6. Remove microphone from panel using tweezers
    • Remove microphone from panel using tweezers

    • Add your new microphone

Conclusion

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

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