Introduction

This guide shows users how to remove the keyboard from the Toshiba Dynabook. This process includes removing the screws for the top panel, removing the media bezel, and removing the keyboard.

Parts

No parts required.

Push apart the two spring loaded plastic tabs labeled #1 and #2.
  • Push apart the two spring loaded plastic tabs labeled #1 and #2.

  • Make sure to unplug any external power sources before working on the computer.

The battery is now easily removed by pulling up from the notched tab on the inside edge.
  • The battery is now easily removed by pulling up from the notched tab on the inside edge.

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Using the #J1 bit, remove the 17 recessed 7.3 mm B6 screws  from the underside of laptop and the 3.1 mm #J0 F3 screw inside the battery compartment.
  • Using the #J1 bit, remove the 17 recessed 7.3 mm B6 screws from the underside of laptop and the 3.1 mm #J0 F3 screw inside the battery compartment.

Run the blue plastic opening tool underneath the media bezel and gently pry from the front panel. Run the blue plastic opening tool underneath the media bezel and gently pry from the front panel.
  • Run the blue plastic opening tool underneath the media bezel and gently pry from the front panel.

Using the #J0 bit, remove the two 3.1 mm screws securing the top of the keyboard.
  • Using the #J0 bit, remove the two 3.1 mm screws securing the top of the keyboard.

Pop out the black plastic tab on either side of the ribbon cable.  Holding the cable on each side,  detach from laptop. Pop out the black plastic tab on either side of the ribbon cable.  Holding the cable on each side,  detach from laptop.
  • Pop out the black plastic tab on either side of the ribbon cable. Holding the cable on each side, detach from laptop.

Conclusion

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

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