Remove these two  2.5mm Phillip's head screws before attempting to remove the screen from the device. Remove these two  2.5mm Phillip's head screws before attempting to remove the screen from the device.
  • Remove these two 2.5mm Phillip's head screws before attempting to remove the screen from the device.

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Run an opening pick around the edge of the screen to loosen it and begin to pry upward. When the screen comes up like it has in the photo, it should be able to simply be removed from its casing.
  • Run an opening pick around the edge of the screen to loosen it and begin to pry upward.

  • When the screen comes up like it has in the photo, it should be able to simply be removed from its casing.

  • The buttons on the end of the device will be loose when you remove the screen from the backplate. Be careful not to lose them.

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The camera is located in the corner of the motherboard, attached by a ribbon cable. Lift up on the black latch that is holding in the ribbon cable and the cable should pop up and out.
  • The camera is located in the corner of the motherboard, attached by a ribbon cable. Lift up on the black latch that is holding in the ribbon cable and the cable should pop up and out.

  • Do not use force to try to remove the ribbon cable. The latch may not be lifted up completely, and force can break the ribbon cable away from its connector.

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Once the cable is removed from the motherboard, the entire camera can simply be removed from the device.
  • Once the cable is removed from the motherboard, the entire camera can simply be removed from the device.

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Conclusion

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

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Where can I get the replacement parts (camera and flex cable)

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