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The capacitor can store electricity even when the camera is off! Do not touch it until you have safely discharged it.

Connect the two capacitor wires briefly with a pair of metal tweezers to discharge the capacitor. You may see a small spark.

Remove eight screws using a Phillips #00 screwdriver.

Two (4.31 mm) screws are in the front of the camera.

Two (3.30 mm) screws are located in the bottom of the camera.

This causes the tripod mount on the bottom to become loose.

Four (3 x 3.33 mm and 1 x 4.34 mm) screws are in the back of the camera.

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