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Remove all five screws found on the outer shell of the camera. You will find three along the bottom (see picture #1) and two more up one side (the side closest to the LCD screen). You will find three more under the USB port flap and one more under the memory card flap. Remove these four as well. Once all screws are removed, use a blue iPod opening tool (seen in picture #3) to carefully pry the back outer shell away from the rest of the camera.
  • Remove all five screws found on the outer shell of the camera. You will find three along the bottom (see picture #1) and two more up one side (the side closest to the LCD screen).

  • You will find three more under the USB port flap and one more under the memory card flap. Remove these four as well.

  • Once all screws are removed, use a blue iPod opening tool (seen in picture #3) to carefully pry the back outer shell away from the rest of the camera.

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Completely separate the back cover from the rest of the camera. Carefully set aside this back cover. Then, unscrew the four screws fastening the front outer cover to the camera (see image #2 for screw locations). When these screws are removed, use a spudger to carefully pry the front outer cover away from the camera. Do this gently to avoid damaging the yellow and black wires connecting the front outer cover to the camera.
  • Completely separate the back cover from the rest of the camera. Carefully set aside this back cover.

  • Then, unscrew the four screws fastening the front outer cover to the camera (see image #2 for screw locations).

  • When these screws are removed, use a spudger to carefully pry the front outer cover away from the camera. Do this gently to avoid damaging the yellow and black wires connecting the front outer cover to the camera.

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Carefully unplug the yellow and black wires connecting the front outer cover of the camera to the rest of the camera, as shown in image #2. This can be done by gently unplugging the end of the wire connected to the inner casing of the camera. The front outer cover should now be completely separated from the rest of the camera. The front outer cover should now be completely separated from the rest of the camera.
  • Carefully unplug the yellow and black wires connecting the front outer cover of the camera to the rest of the camera, as shown in image #2. This can be done by gently unplugging the end of the wire connected to the inner casing of the camera.

  • The front outer cover should now be completely separated from the rest of the camera.

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Carefully set aside the front outer cover of the camera. Then, locate the two screws attaching the battery compartment cover to the rest of the camera (see picture #2). Unscrew the two screws attaching the battery compartment cover to the rest of the camera. Bear in mind that once both screws are removed, the back hinge of the battery compartment cover will flip up (see picture #3). Unscrew the two screws attaching the battery compartment cover to the rest of the camera. Bear in mind that once both screws are removed, the back hinge of the battery compartment cover will flip up (see picture #3).
  • Carefully set aside the front outer cover of the camera. Then, locate the two screws attaching the battery compartment cover to the rest of the camera (see picture #2).

  • Unscrew the two screws attaching the battery compartment cover to the rest of the camera. Bear in mind that once both screws are removed, the back hinge of the battery compartment cover will flip up (see picture #3).

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Your battery compartment cover should now be completely removed and ready for repair or replacement.
  • Your battery compartment cover should now be completely removed and ready for repair or replacement.

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Conclusion

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

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