Introduction

This guide shows how to replace the LCD screen on the Samsung L100.

Remove the six external screws from the camera using a Phillips #0 screwdriver. After the screws has been removed, the bottom of the back half of the external case should be loosened from the camera. Be careful, make sure you don't lose the screws.
  • Remove the six external screws from the camera using a Phillips #0 screwdriver.

  • After the screws has been removed, the bottom of the back half of the external case should be loosened from the camera.

  • Be careful, make sure you don't lose the screws.

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Open the battery cover that's located on the bottom right side of the camera and carefully remove the battery. Open the battery cover that's located on the bottom right side of the camera and carefully remove the battery.
  • Open the battery cover that's located on the bottom right side of the camera and carefully remove the battery.

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Slide your fingernail or a plastic spudger in the groove from the bottom to the top right side of the camera. Slide your fingernail or a plastic spudger in the groove from the bottom to the top right side of the camera. Slide your fingernail or a plastic spudger in the groove from the bottom to the top right side of the camera.
  • Slide your fingernail or a plastic spudger in the groove from the bottom to the top right side of the camera.

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Carefully squeeze the top right corner of the camera and pry off the external cover.
  • Carefully squeeze the top right corner of the camera and pry off the external cover.

  • If you hear a "cracking" sound. This is normal.

  • Continue to pull the external cover and it will come off cleanly.

  • Be cautious of the flash capacitor. It carries an electrical charge, that may give you an unpleasant shock.

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Carefully pull off the back cover, parts behind the back of the case might fall out.
  • Carefully pull off the back cover, parts behind the back of the case might fall out.

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Remove the screws holding the circuit board. Carefully remove the circuit board.
  • Remove the screws holding the circuit board.

  • Carefully remove the circuit board.

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Carefully lift circuit board from camera. Circuit board still attached to camera by ribbon.
  • Carefully lift circuit board from camera.

  • Circuit board still attached to camera by ribbon.

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Remove the front cover. It should come off easily.
  • Remove the front cover. It should come off easily.

  • Buttons might fall out when you remove the front cover.

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Remove the green tape that holds the LCD screen. Carefully lift the LCD Screen.
  • Remove the green tape that holds the LCD screen.

  • Carefully lift the LCD Screen.

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Flip the camera over to the other side. Lift the black strip and the ribbon should easily come out. The LCD Screen should be completely separated from the camera now.
  • Flip the camera over to the other side.

  • Lift the black strip and the ribbon should easily come out.

  • The LCD Screen should be completely separated from the camera now.

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Insert the new LCD Screen by pushing the ribbon into the slot. Flip the black strip back down to lock the ribbon in.
  • Insert the new LCD Screen by pushing the ribbon into the slot.

  • Flip the black strip back down to lock the ribbon in.

  • Your new LCD Screen should be connected to the camera now.

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Conclusion

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

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