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Keyboard removal and installation - ThinkPad R40/e
Removing the keyboard

Remove the screws

Lift the keyboard

Note: In step 6, pull the keyboard a little in the direction of the arrow, and then detach the connector 5.

Detach the keyboard connector

Installing the keyboard

  1. Attach the connector. (Step 6 in the removal procedure.)
  2. Make sure that the keyboard edges, shown in the figure as (A) and (B), are under the frame.
    Attach the keyboard
  3. Press the keys indicated by arrows to latch the keyboard firmly in place. Press the indicated keys to latch the keyboard

  4. To make sure that the front side of the keyboard is housed firmly, gently press the keys with your thumbs and try to slide the keyboard towards you.
    Slide the keyboard towards you

  5. Secure the keyboard from the bottom of the computer, using the new screws provided with the keyboard.
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Document ID : PD011010
Legacy Document ID : MIGR-45969
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