Introduction

This guide will show you how to replace your keyboard.

  1. Carefully pry the panel above the keyboard from both sides of the laptop using the iFixit opening tool.
    • Carefully pry the panel above the keyboard from both sides of the laptop using the iFixit opening tool.

    • Push back the screen until it is horizontal with the laptop.

    • Gently remove the clips that connect the panel to the screen.

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  2. Remove the two #1 Phillips screws using the Phillips #1 screw driver.
    • Remove the two #1 Phillips screws using the Phillips #1 screw driver.

    • Gently pry the keyboard from the laptop using the iFixit opening tool.

    • Slowly lift the keyboard away from the laptop until you are able to remove the ribbon that connects to the laptop.

    • Ensure you remove the keyboard slowly to avoid damaging the ribbon cable.

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Conclusion

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

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