Use this guide to replace the kickstand for your Surface.

Turn the tablet over so the screen is facing down.
  • Turn the tablet over so the screen is facing down.

  • Pull up on the bottom corners to open the stand.

  • Remove the stand by unscrewing the two 5.08mm T5 Torx screws located on the left and right sides.

  • Gently wiggle the stand until the lever in the middle is free, releasing the stand.

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

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Where do you get the replacement kickstand from?

Ray - Reply

is this compatible with surface pro 1 ?

arqueiro - Reply

Do you offer a replacement kickstand for the surface rt 2?

allie - Reply

Does this replacement kickstand come with the screws also?

Andrea Thompson - Reply

Where can the kickstand screws be purchased separately?

Anthony Welch - Reply

I am in the uk but there no uk options

we love eletronics - Reply

Does this work for a broken hinge?

schmee - Reply

i need to find the torx #5 screws to mount the kickstand. any suggestions?

Harry - Reply

does this fit on a window 8 pro?


Where can I get the replacement screws from?for surface rt kickstand?

Wishram - Reply

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