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How to Remove / Replace your HP ProBook 4720S Laptop Keyboard
Prior to replacing your HP ProBook 4720S laptop keyboard, make sure to remove the battery and disconnect the ac adapter from your laptop.
The first step to replacing your laptop keyboard is to remove the screws from the back of your HP ProBook 4720S. Sometimes your laptop will have a picture of a keyboard next to the screws that need to be removed. Otherwise, see your 4720S laptop manual for details.
Above your HP 4720S laptop keyboard, you have a cover panel. If required, remove this part to easily access your HP keyboard.
If you have screws above your HP ProBook 4720S Keyboard, remove those screws.
Now that you have removed all the screws, you are ready to remove and then replace your new HP 4720S laptop keyboard.
To remove your 4720S Keyboard, take a thin object and pry the keyboard out between the keyboard and motherboard. Be careful when removing your HP ProBook 4720S Keyboard.
Now that your keyboard is loose, simply disconnect your HP 4720S keyboard. In order to disconnect the keyboard, pay attention to the keyboard connector and connector cable. Unlock the connector cable device and remove your laptop keyboard. Your HP 4720S connector cable should be easy to remove by simply sliding it out.
Now that your 4720S keyboard has been removed, get ready to install your new HP 4720S laptop keyboard. Look at the back of the keyboard. If you see any screw holes, you will have a good idea of where to place the screws back in at the bottom of your HP ProBook 4720S laptop.
Connect your HP 4720S keyboard to the motherboard keyboard connection slot. Secure the 4720S keyboard cable. Now turn your keyboard in place, and align the grooves on the bottom of your keyboard with your palmrest or plastic bezel. Secure your laptop keyboard in place, make sure it fits properly and is snug. Now simply place the screws back in place.
Congratulations! You just removed and replaced your New HP ProBook 4720S Laptop Keyboard.