Introduction

If your camera won't respond when you press the menu button, delete button, or control wheel, use this guide to replace the internal sensory panel.

Image 1/1: Press the ON/OFF button to turn off the camera.
  • Make sure the camera is turned off.

  • Press the ON/OFF button to turn off the camera.

  • WARNING: Data may be lost if the camera remains on.

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Image 1/3: Remove 2 screws on the side of the camera. Image 2/3: Remove 4 screws on the bottom of the camera. Image 3/3: Remove 1 screw next to the eyepiece.
  • Use the Phillips screwdriver size #00 to remove the 1.9mm #00 screws.

  • Remove 2 screws on the side of the camera.

  • Remove 4 screws on the bottom of the camera.

  • Remove 1 screw next to the eyepiece.

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Image 1/1: Remove the two 1.9mm #00 screws on the left with the Phillips #00 screwdriver.
  • Tilt the screen forward.

  • Remove the two 1.9mm #00 screws on the left with the Phillips #00 screwdriver.

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Image 1/1: Use the spudger to help pry open the back panel.
  • Pull the back part of the camera upward.

  • Use the spudger to help pry open the back panel.

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Image 1/1: Gently pull the orange ribbon cable to separate the two parts of the camera.
  • Open the back panel to view the inside of the camera.

  • Gently pull the orange ribbon cable to separate the two parts of the camera.

  • Set the back part of the camera aside.

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Image 1/2: Gently remove the silver piece from the side of the camera. It should come out easily using your fingers. Image 2/2: Gently remove the silver piece from the side of the camera. It should come out easily using your fingers.
  • Turn the front part of the camera clockwise, so the lens is facing the right.

  • Gently remove the silver piece from the side of the camera. It should come out easily using your fingers.

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Image 1/1: The first screw is located on the left side of the panel and the second screw is located near the top of the panel.
  • Remove two 3.38mm #00 screws from the sensory panel with a Phillips screwdriver size #00.

  • The first screw is located on the left side of the panel and the second screw is located near the top of the panel.

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Image 1/1: Remove the sensory panel and replace it.
  • Gently lift the orange ribbon cable with your finger to disconnect it.

  • Remove the sensory panel and replace it.

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Conclusion

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

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Where can you purchase this panel/

board?

Dana - Reply

yes please. i need to fix my camera. thanks.

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