Introduction

Follow the instructions in this guide to remove your HTC One Mini's rear case and detach your motherboard from the rest of the phone so that it may be replaced.

Use the iOpener to melt the glue off of the top and bottom speaker grills.
  • Use the iOpener to melt the glue off of the top and bottom speaker grills.

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Use the blue plastic opening tool to pry and remove the bottom speaker grill.
  • Use the blue plastic opening tool to pry and remove the bottom speaker grill.

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Remove the screw under speaker grill using a T6 Torx screwdriver. Remove the screw under speaker grill using a T6 Torx screwdriver. Remove the screw under speaker grill using a T6 Torx screwdriver.
  • Remove the screw under speaker grill using a T6 Torx screwdriver.

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Wedge the plastic opening tool between the screen and the edge of the case. Use force to pry and separate the rear panel. Use force to pry and separate the rear panel.
  • Wedge the plastic opening tool between the screen and the edge of the case.

  • Use force to pry and separate the rear panel.

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Separate the rear panel from the phone. Separate the rear panel from the phone.
  • Separate the rear panel from the phone.

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Identify the two screws. Remove the screws using a T6 Torx screwdriver. Remove the screws using a T6 Torx screwdriver.
  • Identify the two screws.

  • Remove the screws using a T6 Torx screwdriver.

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Identify the two black small screws. Remove them carefully using a T6 Torx screwdriver. Remove them carefully using a T6 Torx screwdriver.
  • Identify the two black small screws.

  • Remove them carefully using a T6 Torx screwdriver.

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Identify the two screws. Remove them using a T6 Torx screwdriver. Remove them using a T6 Torx screwdriver.
  • Identify the two screws.

  • Remove them using a T6 Torx screwdriver.

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Identify the last two screws. Remove the screws using a T6 Torx screwdriver. Remove the screws using a T6 Torx screwdriver.
  • Identify the last two screws.

  • Remove the screws using a T6 Torx screwdriver.

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Remove all yellow strips using the tweezers. There is a total of 5 protective foils. Remove all yellow strips using the tweezers. There is a total of 5 protective foils. Remove all yellow strips using the tweezers. There is a total of 5 protective foils.
  • Remove all yellow strips using the tweezers. There is a total of 5 protective foils.

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Using your tweezers, detach carefully the yellow tape without breaking it. Using your tweezers, detach carefully the yellow tape without breaking it.
  • Using your tweezers, detach carefully the yellow tape without breaking it.

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Pull this metal with your tweezers without removing it from the motherboard. Pull this metal with your tweezers without removing it from the motherboard.
  • Pull this metal with your tweezers without removing it from the motherboard.

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Peel off the silver strip with your tweezers. Using your hands, detach the black strip from the board without removing it. Using your hands, detach the black strip from the board without removing it.
  • Peel off the silver strip with your tweezers.

  • Using your hands, detach the black strip from the board without removing it.

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Detach carefully with your tweezers the volume buttons. Detach the power button with your tweezers.
  • Detach carefully with your tweezers the volume buttons.

  • Detach the power button with your tweezers.

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Identify the screw behind the cable. Remove the screw using a screwdriver. Remove the screw using a screwdriver.
  • Identify the screw behind the cable.

  • Remove the screw using a screwdriver.

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Detach the board carefully with both hands. Detach the board carefully with both hands.
  • Detach the board carefully with both hands.

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Using your tweezers, remove the black square located in the power button. Remove the motherboard completely. Remove the motherboard completely.
  • Using your tweezers, remove the black square located in the power button.

  • Remove the motherboard completely.

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Conclusion

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

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