Guide to replace a Portege R500 Keyboard

Image 1/3: Disconnect the keyboard cable. Image 2/3: Disconnect the keyboard cable. Image 3/3: Disconnect the keyboard cable.
  • After removing the doors and battery, remove the screws securing the lower case.

  • Disconnect the keyboard cable.

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  • Disconnect the trackpad cable

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Image 1/2: Pry the keyboard up. Image 2/2: Pry the keyboard up.
  • Heat the keyboard to loosen the adhesive.

  • Pry the keyboard up.

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  • Follow the above steps in reverse to install a new keyboard.

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

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