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It's important to disconnect the battery before you proceed further. Detaching or connecting the display cables with the battery plugged in can cause a short that will destroy touchscreen functionality.

To disconnect the battery:

First, securely prop up the display so that it won't fall or strain the display cables while you work.

Then, remove the nine Phillips screws securing the logic board EMI shield:

Eight 1.2 mm screws

One 2.4 mm screw

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