Introduction

This guide will show you how to replace the home button for the Samsung Galaxy Prevail 2. No background information is required.

Parts

No parts required.

Using your finger nails or the spudger; pry the plastic casing open, and pull away from the body of the phone. Using your finger nails or the spudger; pry the plastic casing open, and pull away from the body of the phone. Using your finger nails or the spudger; pry the plastic casing open, and pull away from the body of the phone.
  • Using your finger nails or the spudger; pry the plastic casing open, and pull away from the body of the phone.

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Gently pull the battery out of the phone. Gently pull the battery out of the phone. Gently pull the battery out of the phone.
  • Gently pull the battery out of the phone.

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Unscrew all of the screws. Be sure to set aside in a safe place.
  • Unscrew all of the screws.

  • Be sure to set aside in a safe place.

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Insert the plastic opening tool between the silver frame and the white face of the phone to pry off the front face. Make sure to pry around the entire frame to loosen it before proceeding. Use your thumbs to separate the motherboard from the back of the phone
  • Insert the plastic opening tool between the silver frame and the white face of the phone to pry off the front face.

  • Make sure to pry around the entire frame to loosen it before proceeding.

  • Use your thumbs to separate the motherboard from the back of the phone

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With the plastic opening tool, lift up the flap to to fully open the motherboard. With the plastic opening tool, lift up the flap to to fully open the motherboard. With the plastic opening tool, lift up the flap to to fully open the motherboard.
  • With the plastic opening tool, lift up the flap to to fully open the motherboard.

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With the plastic opening tool, lift the second flap up. With the plastic opening tool, lift the second flap up. With the plastic opening tool, lift the second flap up.
  • With the plastic opening tool, lift the second flap up.

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Choose the motherboard side that contains the home button, as shown in the image. Choose the motherboard side that contains the home button, as shown in the image.
  • Choose the motherboard side that contains the home button, as shown in the image.

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Use the plastic opening tool to push the home button out. Push the button from the face of the phone inwards as indicated in the first image.
  • Use the plastic opening tool to push the home button out.

  • Push the button from the face of the phone inwards as indicated in the first image.

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Conclusion

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

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