Introduction

Use this guide to replace the keypad on a Palm Zire 21.

Remove the two 0.8mm screws located on the back of the device. Remove the two 0.8mm screws located on the back of the device.
  • Remove the two 0.8mm screws located on the back of the device.

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Using tweezers, or something similar flip up the tab, releasing the wires located under the flap. Using tweezers, or something similar flip up the tab, releasing the wires located under the flap. Using tweezers, or something similar flip up the tab, releasing the wires located under the flap.
  • Using tweezers, or something similar flip up the tab, releasing the wires located under the flap.

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Remove the two screws located at the bottom of the mothership, using a Philips head screwdriver. Remove the two screws located at the bottom of the mothership, using a Philips head screwdriver.
  • Remove the two screws located at the bottom of the mothership, using a Philips head screwdriver.

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Carefully remove the mother board by lifting up, exposing the keypad.
  • Carefully remove the mother board by lifting up, exposing the keypad.

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Using tweezers, or something similar remove the keypad from the device and replace with a new one. Using tweezers, or something similar remove the keypad from the device and replace with a new one.
  • Using tweezers, or something similar remove the keypad from the device and replace with a new one.

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Conclusion

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

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