Introduction

The following guide explains how to replace the home button.

Insert a plastic opening tool between the seams of the device and pry the back cover away from the phone. Remove the battery and SIM card.
  • Insert a plastic opening tool between the seams of the device and pry the back cover away from the phone.

  • Remove the battery and SIM card.

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Remove the twelve screws using the Phillips 000 screwdriver.
  • Remove the twelve screws using the Phillips 000 screwdriver.

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Remove bottom plate where the charger port is located.
  • Remove bottom plate where the charger port is located.

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Insert a plastic opening tool between the seams of the device and apply some pressure to lift off the cover. Insert a plastic opening tool between the seams of the device and apply some pressure to lift off the cover.
  • Insert a plastic opening tool between the seams of the device and apply some pressure to lift off the cover.

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Flip over to the face of the device.
  • Flip over to the face of the device.

  • Lift off the glass screen (display).

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Remove the home screen button. Replace as needed.
  • Remove the home screen button. Replace as needed.

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Conclusion

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

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in the step 2, one red ring is in the wrong position.

The ring in the midle at the left side is in the center of the telephone

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