This guide will teach the user how to take off the front sliding lens cover.

  1. The battery compartment is located on the bottom of camera.
    • The battery compartment is located on the bottom of camera.

    • Move the slider from the 'lock' position to the 'open' position.

  2. Battery not shown.
    • Battery not shown.

    • Pull battery from compartment.

    • Insert newly charged battery into compartment, as shown in diagram (located in compartment).

    • Shut compartment door.

    • Move the slider back to the 'lock' position.

    • Use the Phillips #00 screwdriver to remove the 4mm length screws. There are 6 screws total.

    • The 4 mm length screws are located on each side and on the bottom of the camera.

    • 2 screws on each side (4 total).

    • 2 screws on bottom.

    • Gently pry around the front cover using the plastic opening tool.

    • Carefully separate front cover from body of camera.

    • The front cover is now removed from the camera and the internal hardware is now visible.

    • They front cover will still be connected by a ribbon. Be careful not to break the ribbon.

    • Remove the three 4mm length screws located on the inside of the front cover with the Phillips #00 screwdriver.

    • Wiggle sliding lens cover after all screws are removed and separate from front cover.


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

Leslie Mundell

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