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.

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  • 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.

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Image 1/2: Be sure to set aside in a safe place. Image 2/2: 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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Image 1/3: Make sure to pry around the entire frame to loosen it before proceeding. Image 2/3: Use your thumbs to separate the motherboard from the back of the phone Image 3/3: 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.

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  • 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.

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Image 1/2: Push the button from the face of the phone inwards as indicated in the first image. Image 2/2: 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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