Replacing the Keyboard
To avoid scratching the palm rest when replacing the keyboard, hook the six tabs along the
front edge of the keyboard into the palm rest, and then secure the keyboard in place.
1 Connect the keyboard cable to the system board.
2 Place the six tabs along the front edge of the keyboard into the palm rest.
3 Fasten the keyboard cable with the lever on the system board connector.
4 Snap the keyboard into place under the two side tabs.
Internal Card With Bluetooth
Before you begin any of the procedures in this section, follow the safety instructions in the
Product Information Guide
To avoid electrostatic discharge, ground yourself by using a wrist grounding strap or by
periodically touching an unpainted metal surface (such as a connector on the back of the computer).
To avoid damaging the system board, you must remove the main battery before you begin
working inside the computer.
If you ordered a card with Bluetooth wireless technology with your computer, the card is already
1 Follow the procedures in "Before You Begin" on page 105.
2 Loosen the captive screws in the modem/Mini PCI/wireless cover, and then remove the cover.
3 Remove the screw securing the card carrier.
4 Pull the carrier out of the compartment so that you can disconnect the card from its cable and
remove the card from the computer.
5 To replace the card, connect the card to the cable.
6 Then carefully insert the card into the carrier and insert the carrier into the compartment.
7 Replace the screw securing the card carrier into place.
Adding and Replacing Parts