Introduction

If one of your keys is no longer working, follow this guide and learn how to successfully replace a broken key cap or gain access to clean underneath it.

Parts

No parts required.

Using a plastic opening tool, place it beneath the key in question and pry it off. Using a plastic opening tool, place it beneath the key in question and pry it off.
  • Using a plastic opening tool, place it beneath the key in question and pry it off.

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Remove the key fully from the board.
  • Remove the key fully from the board.

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Place a new key in the same orientation as the other keys.
  • Place a new key in the same orientation as the other keys.

  • Use your index finger to apply pressure onto the key until it clicks into place.

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Conclusion

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

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