Introduction

The guide will instruct how to change the phone camera without prior experience.

Image 1/1: Have an organized space for each small part.
  • Place the phone on a flat surface with the camera on the top facing you.

  • Have an organized space for each small part.

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Image 1/1: Locate two small rubber circles found below the viewing screen. These are soft screw covers.
  • Open the phone.

  • Locate two small rubber circles found below the viewing screen. These are soft screw covers.

  • Use tweezers or pick to remove soft screw covers.

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  • Loosen the screws under soft covers on both sides using a Philips screwdriver.

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Image 1/3: Locate black cover plate on the back side of the viewing screen; it contains the AT&T logo and the word Samsung. Image 2/3: Viewing phone from the side, look for the crease in between the black cover and silver part of phone. Image 3/3: Use a prying device to pry off the cover plate.
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  • Locate black cover plate on the back side of the viewing screen; it contains the AT&T logo and the word Samsung.

  • Viewing phone from the side, look for the crease in between the black cover and silver part of phone.

  • Use a prying device to pry off the cover plate.

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Image 1/2: Identify the metal bracket covering the internal body. Image 2/2: Identify the metal tabs around the bracket.
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  • Identify the metal bracket covering the internal body.

  • Identify the metal tabs around the bracket.

  • Get a small pick or regular screwdriver.

  • Remove metal cover bracket using the small pick or regular screwdriver.

  • Close the phone.

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Image 1/1: Follow the ribbon connected to the camera downward to the black connection port.
  • Find the camera on upper part of phone. (small black circle).

  • Follow the ribbon connected to the camera downward to the black connection port.

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Image 1/2: Use pick to pry up the black connector. Image 2/2: The black connector should lock into place remaining in an upward position.
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  • Use pick to pry up the black connector.

  • The black connector should lock into place remaining in an upward position.

    • The ribbon connected to the phone's camera will be released.

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Image 1/2: Gently pull ribbon toward the camera. Image 2/2: The ribbon should come completely out.
  • Use tweezers to gently grasp the ribbon attached to the camera.

  • Gently pull ribbon toward the camera.

    • The ribbon should come completely out.

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  • Remove the camera.

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Conclusion

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

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