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Unlatch the battery by pushing outward on both latches.
  • Unlatch the battery by pushing outward on both latches.

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Slide battery out.
  • Slide battery out.

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Remove the five "F2" screws with a Phillips #0 screwdriver.
  • Remove the five "F2" screws with a Phillips #0 screwdriver.

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Insert the plastic opening tool above the F1 key. Apply upward pressure until the black plastic strip snaps off. The entire strip will easily come off from left to right.
  • Insert the plastic opening tool above the F1 key.

  • Apply upward pressure until the black plastic strip snaps off. The entire strip will easily come off from left to right.

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Find the screws above the F1 and INS keys. Unscrew both screws with a Phillips #0 screwdriver.
  • Find the screws above the F1 and INS keys.

  • Unscrew both screws with a Phillips #0 screwdriver.

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Slowly lift the top edge of the keyboard out with your fingers. The ribbon cable located on the back of the keyboard will become accessible.
  • Slowly lift the top edge of the keyboard out with your fingers.

  • The ribbon cable located on the back of the keyboard will become accessible.

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Locate the black ribbon cable flap. Detach flap with plastic opening tool.  The ribbon cable will become free.
  • Locate the black ribbon cable flap.

  • Detach flap with plastic opening tool. The ribbon cable will become free.

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Your keyboard has now been successfully removed.
  • Your keyboard has now been successfully removed.

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Conclusion

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

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