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Orient the device so that the back is facing you.

Unplug the six pin male/female header from its socket on the motherboard. The wires on the header are these colors: burgundy, red, orange, yellow, green, and blue.

Use a tweezer if you find it hard to pull the header out with your fingers.

Gently pull out the ribbon cable from its socket on the motherboard.

Pay attention to the orientation of the header and the ribbon cable. Replacing the wires the wrong way may short circuit the board.

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