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Introduction

To replace other parts inside your Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1, you must first open up the device through the back. This guide will show you how to remove the back panel of the device.

  1. Have the front of the device facing you. Begin near one of the curved edges of the device (see photo two for visual example)
    • Have the front of the device facing you.

    • Begin near one of the curved edges of the device (see photo two for visual example)

    • Place plastic opening tool between the front and back panels.

    • If a plastic opening tool doesn’t work, using a metal spudger may work, but it may damage the plastic on the device.

    • Remember to remove the micro SD card (if present) before you begin.

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  3. Once the plastic opening tool is fully inserted, wedge it around device’s edges to separate the panels. Lift the back panel off of the device.
    • Once the plastic opening tool is fully inserted, wedge it around device’s edges to separate the panels.

    • Lift the back panel off of the device.

    • The back panel will make a clicking noise while being lifted off of the device.

Conclusion

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

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Why need to remove cables when only the back has to be replaced ?

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