Replacing the touch pad
WARNING: Before working inside your computer, read the safety
information that shipped with your computer and follow the steps in
Before working inside your
computer, follow the instructions in
computer. For more safety best practices, see the Regulatory
Compliance home page at dell.com/regulatory_compliance.
Slide the touch pad under the tabs on the computer base.
Align the screw holes on the touch pad with the screw holes on the
Replace the screws that secure the touch pad to the computer base.
Slide the tabs on the touch-pad bracket into the slots on the computer
Align the screw holes on the touch-pad bracket with the screw holes on
the computer base.
Replace the screws that secure the touch-pad bracket to the computer
Using the alignment post, place the left speaker on the computer base
and snap it into place.
Adhere the tapes that secure the speaker cable to the touch-pad bracket.
Adhere the foil to the touch pad.
10 Slide the keyboard cable into the keyboard daughter-board connector
and press down on the latch to secure the cable.
11 Slide the keyboard cable into the system-board connector and slide the
latches to secure the cable.
12 Adhere the tape to the keyboard-cable connector on the system board.
13 Slide the touch-pad cable into the touch-pad connector and press down
on the latch to secure the cable.
14 Connect the hard-drive cable to the system board.
Replace the battery.
computer. After working inside your
After working inside your