Palm rest removal movie - ThinkPad X300, X301
- Remove the battery by turning the system over and sliding the single release latch to the unlock position
- With a finger under the lip of the catch, lift the battery off the system
- 2 screws on the bottom of the system hold the keyboard in place. Remove these screws and turn the system over.
- Open the computer, and carefully slide the keyboard toward the back of the machine.
- Using a probe, loosen the keyboard and lift it up
- Disconnect the connector from the system board as shown and remove the keyboard from system.
- The palm rest can be removed by first removing the hard drive cover retaining screw and the cover.
- Remove the 9 palm rest retaining screws from the bottom of the system.
- Turn the system over and open the computer.
- Disconnect the ZIF connector as shown.
- Carefully lift the palm rest up from the rear side first and lift it off.
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