Introduction

By following 4 easy steps, you will be able to open the camera, locate the tripod receptacle, and replace it.

Parts

No parts required.

Remove all seven black 4 mm Philips #00 screws holding the front panel into place. Two on each of the sides of the camera and three on the bottom. Remove all seven black 4 mm Philips #00 screws holding the front panel into place. Two on each of the sides of the camera and three on the bottom.
  • Remove all seven black 4 mm Philips #00 screws holding the front panel into place. Two on each of the sides of the camera and three on the bottom.

Gently lift the front panel up off the back of the camera prying up around the edges using a plastic opening tool or spudger if necessary. Gently lift the front panel up off the back of the camera prying up around the edges using a plastic opening tool or spudger if necessary. Gently lift the front panel up off the back of the camera prying up around the edges using a plastic opening tool or spudger if necessary.
  • Gently lift the front panel up off the back of the camera prying up around the edges using a plastic opening tool or spudger if necessary.

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Remove the one sliver 4mm Philips #00 screw that is holding the receptacle in place near the bottom of the camera. There is one other screw just like this one on the top of the camera near the capture button. That’s not the one you want to remove here
  • Remove the one sliver 4mm Philips #00 screw that is holding the receptacle in place near the bottom of the camera.

  • There is one other screw just like this one on the top of the camera near the capture button. That’s not the one you want to remove here

Remove the tripod receptacle by simply lifting it out with your hands or with tweezers if necessary. Remove the tripod receptacle by simply lifting it out with your hands or with tweezers if necessary.
  • Remove the tripod receptacle by simply lifting it out with your hands or with tweezers if necessary.

Conclusion

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

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