Introduction

This is a guide for the removal and replacement of the webcam from the Gateway LT41P10u laptop.

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Place the laptop upside down on a flat surface so you can see the battery (marked in red).
  • Place the laptop upside down on a flat surface so you can see the battery (marked in red).

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Pull the two marked tabs towards the outside of the computer to unlock them.
  • Pull the two marked tabs towards the outside of the computer to unlock them.

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While keeping both of the tabs in the unlocked position, grab the battery and pull outwards, until the battery slides out from the rest of the computer.
  • While keeping both of the tabs in the unlocked position, grab the battery and pull outwards, until the battery slides out from the rest of the computer.

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Carefully use a spudger to separate the monitor from top panel. Gently remove lower hooks from the hinges. (see second image)
  • Carefully use a spudger to separate the monitor from top panel.

  • Gently remove lower hooks from the hinges. (see second image)

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Once you completed separating the monitor from the top panel disconnect the cable shown here in red by raising the cable lock and pulling the wires away. The second image is how it should look once completely disconnected.
  • Once you completed separating the monitor from the top panel disconnect the cable shown here in red by raising the cable lock and pulling the wires away.

  • The second image is how it should look once completely disconnected.

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Using a plastic spudger or fingers gently remove webcam hardware from front screen. A gentle heat source can be used to easily remove glued down parts.
  • Using a plastic spudger or fingers gently remove webcam hardware from front screen. A gentle heat source can be used to easily remove glued down parts.

  • Once webcam hardware is removed from front screen, it can be removed by hand from the wiring and replaced.

  • Perform these steps carefully as smaller parts are more likely to break.

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Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

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