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Introduction

We will show you how to take the device apart in short easy steps, so you can replace the device camera without any headaches.

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  • To remove the outer casing, wedge the pry tool in between the front and back panel, and pull them apart.

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  • Locate the lock switch, at the top left corner of the device, and adjust to the unlocked position. (from left to right)

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Image 1/2: While pushing the release switch to the right, use your other hand to pull the battery away from the inner casing. Image 2/2: While pushing the release switch to the right, use your other hand to pull the battery away from the inner casing.
  • Use your fingers to push the release switch, which is located at the top right corner of the device to the right.

  • While pushing the release switch to the right, use your other hand to pull the battery away from the inner casing.

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Image 1/1: Locate the crevice at the bottom of the battery, which has black openings in it.
  • To replace the battery, take your replacement piece and flip it upside down, revealing the warnings and specifications of that specific battery.

  • Locate the crevice at the bottom of the battery, which has black openings in it.

  • Line up the black openings with the golden prongs located on the inner casing, and slide the battery into place.

  • Move the lock/unlock switch to the locked position

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Image 1/3: Locate and remove the 14 screws that are located along the outer edge of the tablet. To do this use the a phillips #0 screwdriver. Image 2/3: Use the pry tool to loosen the bond between the inner casing and the metal shell below the plastic casing. To do this place the pry tool between the two surfaces and push up. Image 3/3: Repeat the last step on each side of the tablet
  • Follow the steps outlined in the battery replacement guide to remove the outer casing, and the battery from their position

  • Locate and remove the 14 screws that are located along the outer edge of the tablet. To do this use the a phillips #0 screwdriver.

  • Use the pry tool to loosen the bond between the inner casing and the metal shell below the plastic casing. To do this place the pry tool between the two surfaces and push up.

  • Repeat the last step on each side of the tablet

  • When the plastic casing becomes loose enough you can pull it off using your hands

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Image 1/2: Use the pry tool to gently lift up the tape holding the  ribbons down Image 2/2: You can now safely lift the rest of the plastic shell up off of the device
  • When lifting the plastic casing up you will notice multiple ribbons attached to the metal shell.

  • Use the pry tool to gently lift up the tape holding the ribbons down

  • You can now safely lift the rest of the plastic shell up off of the device

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Image 1/3: Next you must detach the ribbon connected to the camera. To do this use the pry tool to gently lift the tape out of place Image 2/3: Next use the pry tool to lift the rest of the camera off of the platform Image 3/3: Next use the pry tool to lift the rest of the camera off of the platform
  • To remove the camera you must first remove one screw that is holding it in place. You will need the phillips #0 screwdriver to complete this step

  • Next you must detach the ribbon connected to the camera. To do this use the pry tool to gently lift the tape out of place

  • Next use the pry tool to lift the rest of the camera off of the platform

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Conclusion

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

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