Introduction

This guide will show how to take the device apart and how to identify components that need to be removed to replace the screen.

Make sure the device is powered off
  • Make sure the device is powered off

  • Rotate the device so the ports and screws face you

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Using a small phillips screwdriver, unscrew both end screws
  • Using a small phillips screwdriver, unscrew both end screws

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Using a plastic opening tool, work your way around the edge of the device, separating the case from the rest of the device
  • Using a plastic opening tool, work your way around the edge of the device, separating the case from the rest of the device

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Once the case has been loosened, pry the backing off gently with your hands.
  • Once the case has been loosened, pry the backing off gently with your hands.

  • Make sure to remove the case gently as extra force can break the clasps or the case itself.

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Follow the Case Replacement to separate the tablet from its backing Using a small Phillips screw driver, unscrew all screws connecting circuit board to device Remove all tape connecting battery and circuit board to front case
  • Follow the Case Replacement to separate the tablet from its backing

  • Using a small Phillips screw driver, unscrew all screws connecting circuit board to device

  • Remove all tape connecting battery and circuit board to front case

  • Detach all connector strips from the circuit board

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Using the plastic opening tool, begin separating the front screen from the display Using the plastic opening tool, begin separating the front screen from the display
  • Using the plastic opening tool, begin separating the front screen from the display

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Once screen has been separated, use tweezers to remove front camera
  • Once screen has been separated, use tweezers to remove front camera

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Conclusion

To reassemble your device with a new screen, follow these instructions in reverse order.

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