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Introduction

Keyboard keys can be damaged through extensive use or spills. It is important to be able to replace missing keys as a keyboard is unusable without all keys in working order. This is a simple task that only requires a spudger and a few minutes of time.

  1. For damaged keys, start by having a prying tool handy.
    • For damaged keys, start by having a prying tool handy.

  2. Start by pushing a plastic opening tool gently under the key.
    • Start by pushing a plastic opening tool gently under the key.

    • Do not force the plastic opening tool as this will damage the keyboard mechanisms.

  3. Gently pull upwards with the prying tool until the key comes off.
    • Gently pull upwards with the prying tool until the key comes off.

    • Use your hand to remove the key once the key is fully released.

  4. To replace the key, place the key above its mechanism and gently press it into place.
    • To replace the key, place the key above its mechanism and gently press it into place.

Conclusion

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

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