Introduction

For this replacement you do not need any tools, however a prying tool may make the replacement easier.

Make sure that the mouse is turned off before replacing the battery. This will reduce the chance of damaging internal components with a surge of power from the new battery.

Parts

  1. The battery compartment cover is located on the top of the mouse. The seam running horizontally across the mouse is the top of the cover.
    • The battery compartment cover is located on the top of the mouse. The seam running horizontally across the mouse is the top of the cover.

    • There is a button to pop off the cover. It is located on the bottom of the mouse. you may need to press hard on this button to pop the cover.

    • If the button does not work, you will need to pry off the cover. You can use your fingernails or a prying tool in order to do this, as seen in the third image.

    Add Comment

  2. Free shipping on orders over $20
    Use code BLUEANDBLACK at checkout
    Free shipping on orders over $20
    Use code BLUEANDBLACK
  3. Remember to insert the new battery in the same orientation as the old one. The positive (plus) end should be facing away from the buttons.
    • Remember to insert the new battery in the same orientation as the old one. The positive (plus) end should be facing away from the buttons.

    Add Comment

Conclusion

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

20 other people completed this guide.

Hannah Pate

Member since: 01/30/2015

1,408 Reputation

6 Guides authored

Team

USF Tampa, Team 1-1, Watkins Winter 2015 Member of USF Tampa, Team 1-1, Watkins Winter 2015

USFT-WATKINS-W15S1G1

4 Members

12 Guides authored

4 Comments

I disassembled this exactly as stated and now I can't get the cover back on?

Rei Peterson - Reply

I am a electronic technologist and this is a poor design for a mouse. No wonder the later version is different.

Joseph Wonderless - Reply

Thanks for the information. It worked perfectly for me. Easy removal. Images and instructions were very helpful.

Tracy Moore - Reply

The green battery light went on, although the lazar light did not. What should I do?

Susan Petho - Reply

Add Comment

View Statistics:

Past 24 Hours: 50

Past 7 Days: 280

Past 30 Days: 1,332

All Time: 44,961