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      Palm rest or palm rest with fingerprint reader removal and installation - Thinkpad W700, W700ds, W701, W701ds

      Palm rest or palm rest with fingerprint reader removal

      For access, remove these FRUs in order:

      Note:
      In models with the fingerprint reader, the sensor is attached to the palm rest FRU. If the fingerprint reader has any defects, you can replace it by the procedures given in this section, which are the same for a palm rest with or without a fingerprint reader.

      Please perform the following steps as shown in the pictures below.

      Palm rest or palm rest with fingerprint reader removal step 1.
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      Palm rest or palm rest with fingerprint reader removal step 2 and 3.

      Palm rest or palm rest with fingerprint reader removal step 4 and 5.

      Palm rest or palm rest with fingerprint reader installation

      When installing: When you attach the palm rest, do as follows:

      1. Attach the color sensor connector [1] and the fingerprint reader connector [2] firmly to the system board. Some models have only the fingerprint reader connector.

        Palm rest or palm rest with fingerprint reader installation step 1 and 2.

      2. Attach the palm rest as shown in this figure.

        Palm rest or palm rest with fingerprint reader installation step 3.

      3. Push the front side of the palm rest [4] and the areas marked [5] until it clicks into place.

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      4. Close the LCD cover and turn the computer over. Then fasten the four screws to secure the palm rest.

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      • Alias ID: MIGR-71603
      • Document ID: PD004802
      • Last Updated :17 Jun 2014
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