Open the battery cover and remove the AA batteries from the camera if any are inserted. Open the battery cover and remove the AA batteries from the camera if any are inserted.
  • Open the battery cover and remove the AA batteries from the camera if any are inserted.

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Remove all screws on the outside of the camera with a 00 Phillips-Head screwdriver Eight (8) 3mm screws on the lower portion of the camera
  • Remove all screws on the outside of the camera with a 00 Phillips-Head screwdriver

    • Eight (8) 3mm screws on the lower portion of the camera

      • Four (4) screws on the bottom of the camera

      • Four (4) screws inside the battery cover

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Detach the bottom part of the camera by removing four (4) 3mm screws Two (2) screws are located in the left side of the device Two (2) screws are locatecd in the right side of the device
  • Detach the bottom part of the camera by removing four (4) 3mm screws

    • Two (2) screws are located in the left side of the device

    • Two (2) screws are locatecd in the right side of the device

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With tools and Fix Kits
Use the Plastic Opening Tool to put light pressure and remove the back cover of the camera Be gentle when removing the back cover
  • Use the Plastic Opening Tool to put light pressure and remove the back cover of the camera

  • Be gentle when removing the back cover

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  • Unscrew the four (4) 3mm screws to remove the screen from the circuit board

  • Use Tweezers to delicately detach the ribbon cable

  • Carefully remove the screen brace from the circuit board

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Remove the two (2) 3mm screws from inside flash compartment Remove one (1) 3mm screw from the circuit board Remove one (1) 3mm screw from the circuit board
  • Remove the two (2) 3mm screws from inside flash compartment

  • Remove one (1) 3mm screw from the circuit board

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  • Use the Tweezers to detach the ribbon cable connecter from the circuit board

  • Use the Plastic Opening Tool to gently apply pressure on the top of the camera and remove the upper portion

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Remove the four (4) 3mm screws from the circuit board directly  underneath the shutter button and gently move the circuit board aside Lift up the metal clamp Use caution when removing the circuit board to avoid tearing the wires connected
  • Remove the four (4) 3mm screws from the circuit board directly underneath the shutter button and gently move the circuit board aside

  • Lift up the metal clamp

  • Use caution when removing the circuit board to avoid tearing the wires connected

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  • Pull the small brace on top of the shutter button

  • Using the Tweezers, gently remove the shutter button

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Conclusion

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

Matthew Myers

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