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Introduction

This guide will show you how to remove and replace the track pad in your laptop.

  1. Remove the ten 5 mm screws that hold the backplate using the Phillips #000 screwdriver. Remove the ten 5 mm screws that hold the backplate using the Phillips #000 screwdriver.
    • Remove the ten 5 mm screws that hold the backplate using the Phillips #000 screwdriver.

  2. Remove the backplate.
    • Remove the backplate.

  3. Remove the six 5mm screws that hold the battery by using the Phillips #0 screwdriver.
    • Remove the six 5mm screws that hold the battery by using the Phillips #0 screwdriver.

  4. Disconnect the battery from the motherboard and remove the battery.
    • Disconnect the battery from the motherboard and remove the battery.

  5. Disconnect the track pad from the motherboard.
    • Disconnect the track pad from the motherboard.

  6. Peel the tape on the track pad back. Unscrew the five 2mm screws with the Phillips #0 screwdriver.
    • Peel the tape on the track pad back.

    • Unscrew the five 2mm screws with the Phillips #0 screwdriver.

    • Rotate the track pad out of the case.

Conclusion

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

Jonathan Robidoux

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