Keyboard removal and installation - Thinkpad T510, T510i, W510

Keyboard removal

For access, remove these FRUs in order:



Push down the keyboard a little toward the arrow [2] until the front edge of the keyboard is detached from the keyboard bezel.


Lift the keyboard a little in the direction shown by arrow [3], and then detach the connector [4].


Keyboard installation

When installing the keyboard, do as follows:

  1. Attach the keyboard connector [1].

Keyboard installation steps 1

  1. Attach the keyboard so that the keyboard edges [a] are under the frame as shown in this figure.

Keyboard installation steps 2

  1. Gently press the keys with your thumbs and try to slide the keyboard toward you.

Keyboard installation steps 3

  1. Make sure that the front side of the keyboard ([b]) is housed firmly.

Keyboard installation steps 4

  1. Secure the keyboard by tightening the screws from the bottom side of the computer.



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  • Alias ID: MIGR-74449
  • Document ID: PD002194
  • Last Updated :17 Jun 2014
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