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Lenovo IdeaPad 300-17ISK Keyboard Replacement

Keyboard replacement guide for a Lenovo IdeaPad 300-17ISK.

  • Author: Ammar Dodin
  • Time estimate: 30 minutes
  • Difficulty: Moderate

If the keyboard has stopped working, or it's missing keys, follow the steps in this guide to replace it.

The battery for this device is not easily accessible and cannot be easily removed. Before you begin your replacement, be sure to disconnect the laptop from any power source. Additionally, we recommend that you drain the battery completely before you begin this replacement.

Step 1 Keyboard  ¶ 

Unscrew the three 6mm Phillips #1 screws from the upper back cover.

Step 1 Keyboard  ¶ 

  • Unscrew the three 6mm Phillips #1 screws from the upper back cover.

Step 2  ¶ 

Place the opening tool's head under any edge of the keyboard. Pull upwards to unsnap the keyboard. Use your fingers and the opening tool to pop the keyboard out of its place.

Step 2  ¶ 

  • Place the opening tool's head under any edge of the keyboard.

  • Pull upwards to unsnap the keyboard.

  • Use your fingers and the opening tool to pop the keyboard out of its place.

  • You should't use any excessive force because the keyboard is still attached to the motherboard.

Step 3  ¶ 

Push the keyboard connector latch upwards with the spudger. You shouldn't use excessive force. The connector latch is very fragile.

Step 3  ¶ 

  • Push the keyboard connector latch upwards with the spudger.

  • You shouldn't use excessive force. The connector latch is very fragile.

  • The keyboard connector cable should slide right out.