Introduction

Guide to replace a Portege R500 Keyboard

  1. After removing the doors and battery, remove the screws securing the lower case. Disconnect the keyboard cable. Disconnect the keyboard cable.
    • After removing the doors and battery, remove the screws securing the lower case.

    • Disconnect the keyboard cable.

  2. Disconnect the trackpad cable Disconnect the trackpad cable
    • Disconnect the trackpad cable

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  4. Heat the keyboard to loosen the adhesive. Pry the keyboard up.
    • Heat the keyboard to loosen the adhesive.

    • Pry the keyboard up.

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

Conclusion

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

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