Flip the keyboard upside down so the bottom is angled towards you.
  • Flip the keyboard upside down so the bottom is angled towards you.

Use a #2 Phillips screwdriver to remove the twenty-seven 12 mm screws from the dark gray bottom panel.
  • Use a #2 Phillips screwdriver to remove the twenty-seven 12 mm screws from the dark gray bottom panel.

Remove the bottom panel by lifting the bottom panel up and outward from yourself.
  • Remove the bottom panel by lifting the bottom panel up and outward from yourself.

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Flip the entire keyboard so the keys face up, and be careful not to let the bottom drop. Flip the top half of the keyboard and set onto the bottom half with the internal parts facing up.
  • Flip the entire keyboard so the keys face up, and be careful not to let the bottom drop.

  • Flip the top half of the keyboard and set onto the bottom half with the internal parts facing up.

Use a #0 Phillips screwdriver to remove 9 screws from the far right and far left brown circuit boards each attached to a ribbon.
  • Use a #0 Phillips screwdriver to remove 9 screws from the far right and far left brown circuit boards each attached to a ribbon.

Remove the circuit boards and set them aside.
  • Remove the circuit boards and set them aside.

Remove the buttons and set them aside.
  • Remove the buttons and set them aside.

Place new buttons into the slots.
  • Place new buttons into the slots.

Conclusion

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

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