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Microsoft Surface Laptop 5 (15-inch) Touchpad Replacement

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  1. Microsoft Surface Laptop 5 (15-inch) Touchpad Replacement, Prepare your laptop for disassembly: passo 1, immagine 1 di 2 Microsoft Surface Laptop 5 (15-inch) Touchpad Replacement, Prepare your laptop for disassembly: passo 1, immagine 2 di 2
    • Allow your laptop's battery to drain below 25% before starting this repair. A charged battery may catch fire if damaged.

    • Unplug all cables and fully shut down your laptop.

  2. Microsoft Surface Laptop 5 (15-inch) Touchpad Replacement, Flip the laptop over: passo 2, immagine 1 di 2 Microsoft Surface Laptop 5 (15-inch) Touchpad Replacement, Flip the laptop over: passo 2, immagine 2 di 2
    • Close the screen and lay your laptop down with the rear case facing up to access the four rubber feet.

  3. Microsoft Surface Laptop 5 (15-inch) Touchpad Replacement, Feet removal information: passo 3, immagine 1 di 3 Microsoft Surface Laptop 5 (15-inch) Touchpad Replacement, Feet removal information: passo 3, immagine 2 di 3 Microsoft Surface Laptop 5 (15-inch) Touchpad Replacement, Feet removal information: passo 3, immagine 3 di 3
    • Each foot has a recess to help pry it from the laptop:

    • The back feet recesses are closest to the back edge of the laptop.

    • The front feet recesses are closest to the front edge of the laptop.

  4. Microsoft Surface Laptop 5 (15-inch) Touchpad Replacement, Remove the feet: passo 4, immagine 1 di 3 Microsoft Surface Laptop 5 (15-inch) Touchpad Replacement, Remove the feet: passo 4, immagine 2 di 3 Microsoft Surface Laptop 5 (15-inch) Touchpad Replacement, Remove the feet: passo 4, immagine 3 di 3
    Attrezzo utilizzato in questo passaggio:
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    • Insert one arm of your tweezers into the recess of one of the feet.

    • Twist your tweezers and pry up to separate the adhesive and unclip the foot from the laptop.

    • The feet eject very quickly—be careful not to lose them.

    • Remove the foot.

    • Repeat this process on the remaining feet.

  5. Microsoft Surface Laptop 5 (15-inch) Touchpad Replacement, Reassembly information: passo 5, immagine 1 di 2 Microsoft Surface Laptop 5 (15-inch) Touchpad Replacement, Reassembly information: passo 5, immagine 2 di 2
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    • This laptop has two different types of feet. During reassembly, make sure the feet go in their correct recesses.

    • The rear feet have a single center clip.

    • The front feet have three clips and can only be reinserted one way.

    • Press the feet into their recesses to secure them to the frame.

    • If the existing feet no longer adhere to the frame, remove the old adhesive and apply a small amount of Tesa Tape where the old adhesive was.

  6. Microsoft Surface Laptop 5 (15-inch) Touchpad Replacement: passo 6, immagine 1 di 3 Microsoft Surface Laptop 5 (15-inch) Touchpad Replacement: passo 6, immagine 2 di 3 Microsoft Surface Laptop 5 (15-inch) Touchpad Replacement: passo 6, immagine 3 di 3
    • If the feet are damaged or worn out, use 8 mm rubber furniture pads:

    • Peel a pad away from its backing.

    • Align the pad over a foot cavity and press down to secure it.

  7. Microsoft Surface Laptop 5 (15-inch) Touchpad Replacement, Unfasten the upper case: passo 7, immagine 1 di 1
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    • These screws strip easily. Apply constant, downward force to prevent stripping.

    • Use a T5 Torx driver to remove the four 3 mm screws securing the upper case.

    • Throughout this repair, keep track of each screw and make sure it goes back exactly where it came from.

  8. Microsoft Surface Laptop 5 (15-inch) Touchpad Replacement, Open the screen: passo 8, immagine 1 di 3 Microsoft Surface Laptop 5 (15-inch) Touchpad Replacement, Open the screen: passo 8, immagine 2 di 3 Microsoft Surface Laptop 5 (15-inch) Touchpad Replacement, Open the screen: passo 8, immagine 3 di 3
    • Flip your laptop over and fully open the screen.

  9. Microsoft Surface Laptop 5 (15-inch) Touchpad Replacement, Lift the upper case: passo 9, immagine 1 di 3 Microsoft Surface Laptop 5 (15-inch) Touchpad Replacement, Lift the upper case: passo 9, immagine 2 di 3 Microsoft Surface Laptop 5 (15-inch) Touchpad Replacement, Lift the upper case: passo 9, immagine 3 di 3
    • The upper case is secured by magnets.

    • Grip the top edge of the upper case above the keyboard and lift straight up to release it.

    • Don't try to completely remove the upper case, as it's still connected to the laptop by a cable.

    • Lift the bottom edge of the upper case up and away from the laptop, taking care to not strain the ribbon cable underneath.

    • During reassembly, lower the upper case onto the lower case until the magnets snap into place and it lays flat.

    • Check that the upper case sits flush around the entire perimeter. Any gaps between the upper and lower case near the screen could damage the screen as it closes.

  10. Microsoft Surface Laptop 5 (15-inch) Touchpad Replacement, Disconnect the keyboard and touchpad cable: passo 10, immagine 1 di 3 Microsoft Surface Laptop 5 (15-inch) Touchpad Replacement, Disconnect the keyboard and touchpad cable: passo 10, immagine 2 di 3 Microsoft Surface Laptop 5 (15-inch) Touchpad Replacement, Disconnect the keyboard and touchpad cable: passo 10, immagine 3 di 3
    • The keyboard and touchpad cable connects the upper case to the laptop.

    • Insert the pointed end of a spudger under one edge of the magnet connector and pry up to disconnect it.

    • To reconnect the cable, align the magnet connector over its socket with the cable facing the bottom of the laptop. Press down on the connector to secure it.

  11. Microsoft Surface Laptop 5 (15-inch) Touchpad Replacement, Remove the upper case: passo 11, immagine 1 di 1
    • Remove the upper case and set it keyboard-side down on a clean surface.

  12. Microsoft Surface Laptop 5 (15-inch) Touchpad Replacement, Reassembly information: passo 12, immagine 1 di 3 Microsoft Surface Laptop 5 (15-inch) Touchpad Replacement, Reassembly information: passo 12, immagine 2 di 3 Microsoft Surface Laptop 5 (15-inch) Touchpad Replacement, Reassembly information: passo 12, immagine 3 di 3
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    • Your SSD has thermal paste that forms a bond to the upper case.

    • During reassembly:

    • Use the flat end of your spudger to scrape away old thermal paste from the top of the SSD and the underside of the upper case.

    • Apply a few drops of highly-concentrated isopropyl alcohol (over 90%) to the SSD and upper case. Wipe away the residue using a lint-free or microfiber cloth.

    • Replace the thermal pad with one that's the same size as the SSD sticker.

    • Alternatively, you can apply a bead of thermal paste directly to the SSD's label. Use the dot method with a bead slightly larger than the screw head securing the SSD.

  13. Microsoft Surface Laptop 5 (15-inch) Touchpad Replacement, Unfasten the touchpad cover: passo 13, immagine 1 di 1
    • Use a T3 Torx driver to remove the eight 1.9 mm screws securing the touchpad cover.

  14. Microsoft Surface Laptop 5 (15-inch) Touchpad Replacement, Remove the touchpad cover: passo 14, immagine 1 di 2 Microsoft Surface Laptop 5 (15-inch) Touchpad Replacement, Remove the touchpad cover: passo 14, immagine 2 di 2
    • Remove the touchpad cover.

  15. Microsoft Surface Laptop 5 (15-inch) Touchpad Replacement, Unclip the touchpad shield: passo 15, immagine 1 di 3 Microsoft Surface Laptop 5 (15-inch) Touchpad Replacement, Unclip the touchpad shield: passo 15, immagine 2 di 3 Microsoft Surface Laptop 5 (15-inch) Touchpad Replacement, Unclip the touchpad shield: passo 15, immagine 3 di 3
    Attrezzo utilizzato in questo passaggio:
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    • Insert one arm of your tweezers under the corner of the touchpad shield.

    • Make sure to insert your tweezers between the shield and the frame. Don't pry behind the metal frame.

    • Gently pry up to release the clips securing the shield.

    • Try not to deform the shield too much. You'll need to reinstall it during reassembly.

    • Repeat this process around the perimeter of the shield until you can remove it.

    • To reinstall the shield, orient it correctly and press down around the perimeter to engage the shield clips.

  16. Microsoft Surface Laptop 5 (15-inch) Touchpad Replacement, Remove the touchpad shield: passo 16, immagine 1 di 2 Microsoft Surface Laptop 5 (15-inch) Touchpad Replacement, Remove the touchpad shield: passo 16, immagine 2 di 2
    • Remove the touchpad shield.

  17. Microsoft Surface Laptop 5 (15-inch) Touchpad Replacement, Disconnect the touchpad cables: passo 17, immagine 1 di 3 Microsoft Surface Laptop 5 (15-inch) Touchpad Replacement, Disconnect the touchpad cables: passo 17, immagine 2 di 3 Microsoft Surface Laptop 5 (15-inch) Touchpad Replacement, Disconnect the touchpad cables: passo 17, immagine 3 di 3
    • Use the pointed end of a spudger to lift the locking flaps on the three ZIF connectors on the touchpad.

  18. Microsoft Surface Laptop 5 (15-inch) Touchpad Replacement: passo 18, immagine 1 di 3 Microsoft Surface Laptop 5 (15-inch) Touchpad Replacement: passo 18, immagine 2 di 3 Microsoft Surface Laptop 5 (15-inch) Touchpad Replacement: passo 18, immagine 3 di 3
    • Light adhesive secures the two black ribbon cables to the touchpad bracket.

    • Slide one arm of your angled tweezers under the wider ribbon cable and gently lift to separate the adhesive securing it to the touchpad bracket.

    • Repeat for the middle ribbon cable to separate the adhesive.

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    • Use a pair of tweezers to pull the three cables out of their connectors on the touchpad.

    • When possible, use the attached pull tabs rather than pulling on the actual cables.

  20. Microsoft Surface Laptop 5 (15-inch) Touchpad Replacement: passo 20, immagine 1 di 1
    • Remove the keyboard and touchpad cable (the middle ribbon cable) from the upper case and set it aside for reassembly.

  21. Microsoft Surface Laptop 5 (15-inch) Touchpad Replacement, Remove the touchpad screws: passo 21, immagine 1 di 1
    • Use a T5 Torx driver to remove the six 3.1 mm screws securing the touchpad.

  22. Microsoft Surface Laptop 5 (15-inch) Touchpad Replacement, Remove the touchpad: passo 22, immagine 1 di 3 Microsoft Surface Laptop 5 (15-inch) Touchpad Replacement, Remove the touchpad: passo 22, immagine 2 di 3 Microsoft Surface Laptop 5 (15-inch) Touchpad Replacement, Remove the touchpad: passo 22, immagine 3 di 3
Conclusione

Compare your new replacement part to the original part—you may need to transfer remaining components or remove adhesive backings from the new part before installing.

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

Take your e-waste to an R2 or e-Stewards certified recycler.

Repair didn’t go as planned? Try some basic troubleshooting, or ask our Answers community for help.

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