Introduction

If your camera's screen isn't working properly, you may need to replace it. Follow this guide to do so!

  1. Remove battery by sliding the tab to open the cover
    • Remove battery by sliding the tab to open the cover

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  2. Using the screwdriver, remove all screws (black 2.5mm)  from outermost layer of the assembly.
    • Using the screwdriver, remove all screws (black 2.5mm) from outermost layer of the assembly.

    • All screws in the camera can be removed with the PH 0 driver head.

    Split this step up into multiple steps based on where screws are being removed from or specify how many screws are removed in this step

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    • Also using the screwdriver, remove screws (black 2.5mm) underneath articulated LCD screen.

    • Remove the marked 1 mm screws with the screwdriver

    2 different types of screws are removed in this step: specify the types

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    It is not necessary to remove the hinge screws. It is much easier to remove the back panel with the LCD still attached and not flopping about everywhere.

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    • Using the plastic opening tools, carefully pry off the bottom plate.

    • Do not pull too hard as you may break the plastic casing.

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    • Using the same plastic opening tools, separate the screen and back assembly from the front portion of the camera

    • Once the back assembly is slightly detached, pull the media covers for the HDMI and Multimedia ports

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    • Remove the back cover

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    • Move side panel to get access to screws

    • Remove two screws (black 2.5mm) with PH #0 screwdriver

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    • Remove back panel assembly while still keeping ribbon cable attached

    • Be very gentle and care not to tear the gold ribbon cable. This will be a common theme throughout these replacement guides.

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    • Carefully unplug ribbon connector to fully detach LCD screen assembly from camera

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Conclusion

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

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Any idea where I can get a set or replacement screws? one came out of my LCD joint and I can’t find replacements anywhere online. I’ve even tried Ebay.

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