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Introduction

This guide is designed to help solder any wires that may be broken. Soldering irons are somewhat dangerous to handle due to the extreme heat, so exercise caution when soldering. It's also very important to keep the thick white connector from breaking, so when opening the side panel, keep the device close to the panel until the connector is safely removed.

  1. Turn the video camera upside down so the bottom of the device is visible.
    • Turn the video camera upside down so the bottom of the device is visible.

  2. Pull back the bottom tab to reveal the battery compartment. Pull back the bottom tab to reveal the battery compartment.
    • Pull back the bottom tab to reveal the battery compartment.

  3. Pull back tab that is holding in the battery in place and remove the battery from the device.
    • Pull back tab that is holding in the battery in place and remove the battery from the device.

  4. Find the device's HDMI/TV cover.
    • Find the device's HDMI/TV cover.

  5. Open up cover to reveal the device ports.
    • Open up cover to reveal the device ports.

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  7. Use screwdriver to remove 4mm screws from the port cover. Use screwdriver to remove 4mm screws from the port cover.
    • Use screwdriver to remove 4mm screws from the port cover.

  8. Use tweezers to remove the plastic port cover. Use tweezers to remove the plastic port cover. Use tweezers to remove the plastic port cover.
    • Use tweezers to remove the plastic port cover.

  9. Open the display screen.
    • Open the display screen.

  10. Use tweezers to carefully pull out the circular stickers to reveal the 4mm screws. Use tweezers to carefully pull out the circular stickers to reveal the 4mm screws. Use tweezers to carefully pull out the circular stickers to reveal the 4mm screws.
    • Use tweezers to carefully pull out the circular stickers to reveal the 4mm screws.

  11. Use a 00 screwdriver to remove all six 4mm screws from the side of the device. Use a 00 screwdriver to remove all six 4mm screws from the side of the device.
    • Use a 00 screwdriver to remove all six 4mm screws from the side of the device.

  12. Use a thin plastic pick to pry off the side of the device and carefully remove the display. Use a thin plastic pick to pry off the side of the device and carefully remove the display. Use a thin plastic pick to pry off the side of the device and carefully remove the display.
    • Use a thin plastic pick to pry off the side of the device and carefully remove the display.

  13. Carefully remove the side face from the device. Avoid pulling on the white connector.
    • Carefully remove the side face from the device. Avoid pulling on the white connector.

  14. To remove the side face entirely, find the large white connector, flip open the grey lip with tweezers, and gently remove the white connector.
    • To remove the side face entirely, find the large white connector, flip open the grey lip with tweezers, and gently remove the white connector.

  15. Find the broken wire.
    • Find the broken wire.

  16. Use the advanced soldering guide to solder the wire back onto the motherboard. Use the advanced soldering guide to solder the wire back onto the motherboard. Use the advanced soldering guide to solder the wire back onto the motherboard.
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