Introduction

This guide will tell you exactly what to do if you have a problem with the buttons on your camera.

Image 1/3: Using a #00 screw driver, remove the three screws on the right side of the camera. Image 2/3: Using a #00 screw driver, remove the two screws on the bottom of the camera. Image 3/3: Using a #00 screw driver, remove the two screws on the bottom of the camera.
  • Using a #00 screw driver, remove the four screws on the left side of the camera.

  • Using a #00 screw driver, remove the three screws on the right side of the camera.

  • Using a #00 screw driver, remove the two screws on the bottom of the camera.

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Image 1/2: Gently pull apart the cover with the LCD screen attached from the rest of the camera. Image 2/2: Do not pull the cover off completely because it is still attached to the logic board.
  • Slide open the battery door and use a plastic opening tool to slightly open the side of the case.

  • Gently pull apart the cover with the LCD screen attached from the rest of the camera.

  • Do not pull the cover off completely because it is still attached to the logic board.

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Image 1/3: Using the plastic opening tool, flip the black tab away from you that connects the LCD screen ribbon to the logic board. Image 2/3: Gently pull the ribbon away from the logic board. Image 3/3: Gently pull the ribbon away from the logic board.
  • Locate where the LCD screen ribbon is attached to the logic board.

  • Using the plastic opening tool, flip the black tab away from you that connects the LCD screen ribbon to the logic board.

  • Gently pull the ribbon away from the logic board.

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Image 1/1: If you have problems with your menu buttons, you must replace the entire back half of the outer case. Not including the screen.
  • Now you have separated the back half of the camera from the rest of it.

  • If you have problems with your menu buttons, you must replace the entire back half of the outer case. Not including the screen.

  • If you do not have problems with your menu buttons ONLY your snap button (the one that you push to take pictures) skip ahead to step 7

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  • Now that the cover with the screen attached is removed from the rest of the camera, locate the four screws at each corner of the LCD screen. Remove these four screws.

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Image 1/1: Now you may replace the back case with a case with working buttons.
  • Remove the LCD screen from the casing of the camera

  • Now you may replace the back case with a case with working buttons.

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Image 1/2: Gently pull the front of the case away from the insides of the camera Image 2/2: Gently pull the front of the case away from the insides of the camera
  • Using a #00 screw driver remove the screw on the bottom of the logic board, just above the tripod attachment.

  • Gently pull the front of the case away from the insides of the camera

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Image 1/2: Gently push it out. Push from the inside of the camera towards the outside. Image 2/2: Gently push it out. Push from the inside of the camera towards the outside.
  • Locate the button that will be removed.

  • Gently push it out. Push from the inside of the camera towards the outside.

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Image 1/1: There will be a spring underneath the button. Be sure not to lose it and to put it back in when replacing the button.
  • Now you may replace your button.

  • There will be a spring underneath the button. Be sure not to lose it and to put it back in when replacing the button.

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Conclusion

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

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