Introduction

This guide will show you the easiest way to replace your keyboard.

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  • Located on the bottom of the laptop, find the two tabs shown in the picture and push both of them outwards away from the battery.

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  • While pushing the tabs outwards, push on the raised bumps on the battery away from the laptop.

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  • The battery is now removed

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  • Locate the five 1.2 mm Phillips # 000 screws inside of the battery housing.

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  • Using a Phillips head #000 screwdriver, carefully remove the five 1.2mm screws.

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  • Use a plastic pry tool to pop the tab holding the keyboard to the laptop.

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  • Remove plastic plate above keyboard.

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Image 1/1: Do not attempt to fully remove the keyboard, as it is attached to the laptop by a ribbon cable.
  • Lift the keyboard gently away from the computer.

  • Do not attempt to fully remove the keyboard, as it is attached to the laptop by a ribbon cable.

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  • Locate the ribbon wire under the keyboard. Slide the white tabs forward and the keyboard will come loose.

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Conclusion

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

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