Introduction

In this guide, the camera will be disassembled and the button board will be removed and replaced. In order to reach this part of the camera, you have to disassemble the back panel.

Image 1/1: The door to the battery pack is spring loaded.
  • Slide the lock at the bottom of the camera to "Open".

  • The door to the battery pack is spring loaded.

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  • Slide the blue clip up and away from the battery.

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  • Remove the battery.

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Image 1/3: Rotate the lock away from the camera. Image 2/3: Rotate the lock away from the camera. Image 3/3: Rotate the lock away from the camera.
  • Remove the six 3.5mm Phillips #000 screws.

  • Rotate the lock away from the camera.

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Image 1/3: There are two clips that help prevent the front panel from separating. Image 2/3: There are two clips that help prevent the front panel from separating. Image 3/3: There are two clips that help prevent the front panel from separating.
  • Pry the device open with the plastic opening tool.

  • There are two clips that help prevent the front panel from separating.

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Image 1/3: The spacers may fall out when removing the panels. Image 2/3: Carefully remove the back panel. Image 3/3: Carefully remove the back panel.
  • Remove the two plastic spacers between the front and the back panels.

  • The spacers may fall out when removing the panels.

  • Carefully remove the back panel.

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Image 1/2: Be careful when lifting the button board; the ribbon cable will still be attached. Image 2/2: Be careful when lifting the button board; the ribbon cable will still be attached.
  • Gently release the button board from the clips.

  • Be careful when lifting the button board; the ribbon cable will still be attached.

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  • Disconnect the no-fuss ribbon cable by gently pulling it out of the button board.

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Conclusion

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

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