How To: Replace a space bar on a Dell laptop keyboard

Replace a space bar on a Dell laptop keyboard

Is the spacebar on your keyboard out of whack? This simple video will show you how to re-seat it in less than two minutes. Start by using your fingers (or a small screwdriver or spudger if needed) to gently pry up along the top of the spacebar, working from one direction to another. Continue working along the top until the key is free from its mounting clips. Observe the location of the mounting clips. After the key is free from the keyboard, you can also remove the metal support bar from the key itself if desired, taking note of where the bar connects to the key. Re-assembly is the same procedure, in reverse order.

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Great video Nichole. I have been messing with a lose space bar for weeks. Now works again. Thank you so much.

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