Wednesday, May 11, 2016

HP Slate 7 Tablet – Disassembling procedure – How to remove the case – How to remove the battery – How to remove the Antenna – Tablets Repair and Service

Category: Tablets Repair and Servcie 

Contents of this article 

  • How to remove the cover
  • How to remove the battery 
  • How to remove the Antenna 

HP Slate 7 Tablet

DISASSEMBLING PROCEDURE 
How to remove the Tablet cover
Before removing the disassembling the tablet, follow these steps:
1. Turn off the tablet. If you are unsure whether the tablet is off or in Hibernation, turn the tablet on, and then shut it down through the operating system.
2. Disconnect the power from the tablet by unplugging the power cord from the tablet.
3. Disconnect all external devices from the tablet.
Remove the tablet cover:
1. Position the tablet with the display panel down and the right side toward you.
2. Carefully insert a thin plastic tool (1) between the tablet cover and the display panel assembly, separating the two components.
3. Continue to work the tool away from the top edge of the tablet until the bottom edge of the tablet cover (4) is completely separated from the display panel assembly.
4. Remove the tablet cover (5)
How to remove the Battery
Before removing the battery, follow these steps:
1. Turn off the tablet. If you are unsure whether the tablet is off or in Hibernation, turn the tablet on, and then shut it down through the operating system.
2. Disconnect the power from the tablet by unplugging the power cord from the tablet.
3. Disconnect all external devices from the tablet.
4. Remove the tablet cover (see Tablet cover on page 12).
Remove the battery:
1. Disconnect the battery cables (1) from the system board.
2. Insert a thin, plastic tool (2) between the left side of the battery and the display panel assembly and detach the battery from the display panel assembly. (The battery is attached to the display panel assembly with double-sided adhesive.)
3. Remove the battery (3).
How to remove the Front-facing webcamera
Before removing the front-facing webcamera, follow these steps:
1. Turn off the tablet. If you are unsure whether the tablet is off or in Hibernation, turn the tablet on, and then shut it down through the operating system.
2. Disconnect the power from the tablet by unplugging the power cord from the tablet.
3. Disconnect all external devices from the tablet.
4. Remove the tablet cover
5. Disconnect the battery cable from the system board
Remove the front-facing webcamera:
1. Release the zero insertion force (ZIF) connector (1) to which the front-facing webcamera cable is attached, and then disconnect the front-facing webcamera cable from the system board.
2. Remove the front-facing webcamera (2) and cable.
How to remove the Rear-facing webcamera
Before removing the rear-facing webcamera, follow these steps:
1. Turn off the tablet. If you are unsure whether the tablet is off or in Hibernation, turn the tablet on, and then shut it down through the operating system.
2. Disconnect the power from the tablet by unplugging the power cord from the tablet.
3. Disconnect all external devices from the tablet.
4. Remove the tablet cover
5. Disconnect the battery cable from the system board
Remove the rear-facing webcamera:
1. Release the ZIF connector (1) to which the rear-facing webcamera cable is attached, and then disconnect the rear-facing webcamera cable from the system board.
2. Remove the rear-facing webcamera (2) and cable.
How to remove the Antenna
Before removing the antenna, follow these steps:
1. Turn off the tablet. If you are unsure whether the tablet is off or in Hibernation, turn the tablet on, and then shut it down through the operating system.
2. Disconnect the power from the tablet by unplugging the power cord from the tablet.
3. Disconnect all external devices from the tablet.
4. Remove the tablet cover
5. Disconnect the battery cable from the system board
Remove the antenna:
1. Disconnect the wireless antenna cable (1) from the system board.
2. Insert a thin, plastic tool (2) under the left side of the wireless antenna transceiver and detach the transceiver (3) from the display panel assembly. (The wireless antenna transceiver is attached to the display panel assembly with double-sided adhesive.)
3. Disconnect the GPS antenna cable (1) from the system board.
4. Insert a thin, plastic tool (2) under the left side of the GPS antenna transceiver and detach the transceiver (3) from the display panel assembly. (The GPS antenna transceiver is attached to the display panel assembly with double-sided adhesive.)