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Introduction

The LCD should be checked if the screen is blank or broken.

  1. Open the battery compartment and remove the batteries.
    • Open the battery compartment and remove the batteries.

    • Remove all of the visible screws on the outside of the case.

    • There should be three of them that are all easily located.

  2. Open the memory card compartment.
    • Open the memory card compartment.

    • Remove the screw next to the memory card slot.

  3. Pull apart the front and back cover pieces carefully.
    • Pull apart the front and back cover pieces carefully.

    • The front cover should come completely free with little effort.

    • The back cover will still be attached to the circuit board.

  4. Simultaneously unclip all of the clips holding in the circuitry. Remove the back case.
    • Simultaneously unclip all of the clips holding in the circuitry. Remove the back case.

    • The circuitry will still be connected to the back case by ribbon cables.

  5. Open the case as shown.
    • Open the case as shown.

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  7. Unclip the clip holding the ribbon cable in.
    • Unclip the clip holding the ribbon cable in.

    • Other ribbon cables might not have a clips.

  8. Pull the ribbon cable out.
    • Pull the ribbon cable out.

  9. Unclip the ribbon cable shown the in picture.
    • Unclip the ribbon cable shown the in picture.

    • Some ribbon cables do not have a clip holding them in.

  10. Pull the ribbon cable out.
    • Pull the ribbon cable out.

  11. Remove 7 Screws to remove plate and expose LCD screen.
    • Remove 7 Screws to remove plate and expose LCD screen.

  12. Remove LCD plate to expose LCD components and ribbon cables
    • Remove LCD plate to expose LCD components and ribbon cables

  13. Check connection of LCD to cables
    • Check connection of LCD to cables

    • If cables are intact, disconnect cables and replace LCD with new part

  14. Repeat steps in reverse order to reassemble the camera
    • Repeat steps in reverse order to reassemble the camera

Conclusion

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

Mark

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Cal Poly, Team 3-43, Regan Winter 2011 Member of Cal Poly, Team 3-43, Regan Winter 2011

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I don’t know the cause of my camera not turning on.

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