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Laptop keyboard replacement

Hey, i cant figure out how to replace my keyboard, i was wondering if the top panel with the power button pops off? or do I have to do something else? thanks

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    kumar007 Dec 01, 2011

    Acer help needed? Call them and give this service 05020774316 before December 23 (expiry date) for hardware issue only.......Kumar....let me know if you find this useful or anything else if they ask while customer service.

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I had the same problem ... spilled a drink on my keyboard causing the keys to stick

Symptoms:
1) Internet explorer browser always jumps to top of page even when trying to scroll page down
2) Windows explorer can't select any items except the top or upper most item or folder ... top item always stays selected

Solution:
Fortunately, the keyboard is pretty easy to access. According to the service manual ...
1) Unplug the power cord from the wall and laptop
2) Remove the battery pack
3) Remove the lid covering the hard disk drive
4) Remove the hard disk drive and bracket assembly
5) Remove the 2 screws from the battery compartment
6) Unsnap the "Middle Cover" ... that's the small panel between the keyboard and LCD that has the power button located on it
7) The keyboard can now be gently lifted out

Download the User Manual ... SG_AS7720_7720G_BOOK.pdf ... click on the very small, almost hidden, looks like a legal disclaimer, link near the bottom of the page labeled, "Save file to your PC: click here" ...
http://www.2shared.com/file/3900367/f777f80e/SG_AS7720_7720G_BOOK.html?s=1

Order a new keyboard ...
Part Name and Description
KEYBOARD 17KB-FV2 105KS WHITE US INTERNATIONAL
Acer Part No.
KB.INT00.138
Google Shopping Search ... http://www.google.com/products?sourceid=navclient&rlz=1T4GGLL_en&q=Acer+Aspire+7720+Laptop+Keyboard&hl=en&um=1&ie=UTF-8&sa=N&tab=wf

Note: If you have a different model Acer laptop, here is a link to more service manuals ... http://www.acer-userforum.de/allgemein/9558-100-service-guides-anleitungen-service-manuals.html ... you can find part numbers listed in those.

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