Toshiba Satellite E105-S1602 Keyboard Replacement
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This guide shows how to remove and reinstall the keyboard.
- Author: Ian Washburne
- Difficulty: Very easy
Use this guide when your keyboard does not work or if any keys falls off. You cannot replace individual keys.
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Step 1 — Keyboard ¶
Flip the computer over and insert the plastic opening tool under the plastic strip at the top of the keyboard.
Pry the top plastic strip from the top of the keyboard.
Peel the strip completely away from the keyboard.
Step 2 ¶
Using your Phillips #00, unscrew the two 4.80mm screws at the top of the keyboard.
Step 3 ¶
Flip the keyboard up from the bottom in order to see the two ribbons connecting it to the motherboard.
Step 4 ¶
Using the plastic opening tools, pop out the ribbon cable from the rest of the computer.
Step 5 ¶
Using the plastic opening tools, pop out the second ribbon cable from the rest of the computer.
Step 6 ¶
Completely remove the keyboard from the laptop by lifting up the part closest to the screen, and then gently pulling out the bottom half.