How do I remove/replace the keyboard from a HP Pavillion dv7-2277cl
1. Remove 6 screws from the bottom of the case (as shown). These screws hold the accessory cover.
Remove one screw securing the CD/DVD drive. Slide the CD/DVD drive to
the left to disconnect it from the motherboard. Remove the CD/DVD drive.
3. Remove all marked screws from the bottom of the notebook.
The yellow circled screws secure the keyboard cover, and the green one secures the HP Pavilion DV7 keyboard.
Turn the computer display-side up and open it as far as
possible. Insert a guitar
pick or small flat screwdriver between the keyboard cover and case and slowly move along the
5. Lift the keyboard cover. Be careful, it's
still connected to the motherboard. Release the zero insertion force
(ZIF) connector and disconnect
the cable from the LED board. Remove the keyboard cover.
6. Remove the four screws that secure the HP Pavilion DV7 keyboard.
the rear edge of the HP Pavilion DV7 keyboard until it rests at an angle. Slide the
keyboard back to disengage the tabs on the front edge of the keyboard
from the top cover and rest it on the display.
Release the ZIF connector to which the keyboard cable is attached and
disconnect the keyboard cable. Remove the HP Pavilion DV7 keyboard.
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Apr 08, 2012 |
HP Pavilion dv7 Keyboard (483275-001)