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Introduction

A guide on how to replace the scree on a Lenovo ThinkPad E540 laptop.

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  1. Push the battery release switches away from each other. Push the battery release switches away from each other.
    • Push the battery release switches away from each other.

  2. Remove the battery.
    • Remove the battery.

  3. Remove the two stickers at the bottom corners for the screen to reveal the screws.
    • Remove the two stickers at the bottom corners for the screen to reveal the screws.

    • Remove the two 1mm Phillips #00 screws from underneath the stickers.

  4. Slide your finger underneath the plastic and pry gently to release the clips around the display bezel.
    • Slide your finger underneath the plastic and pry gently to release the clips around the display bezel.

  5. Remove the six 1.3mm Phillips #00 screws from around the display.
    • Remove the six 1.3mm Phillips #00 screws from around the display.

  6. Remove the plastic covering and six 1.3mm Phillips #00 screws from both sides of the display.
    • Remove the plastic covering and six 1.3mm Phillips #00 screws from both sides of the display.

  7. Remove the orange tape covering the display connector. Disconnect the display's ribbon cable by lifting up the latch and flipping it over 180 degrees. Disconnect the display's ribbon cable by lifting up the latch and flipping it over 180 degrees.
    • Remove the orange tape covering the display connector.

    • Disconnect the display's ribbon cable by lifting up the latch and flipping it over 180 degrees.

Conclusion

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

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