How to remove or replace a laptop keyboard

Toshiba Satellite
L305

Every make and model is slightly different when it comes to
removing the keyboard from a laptop. Some have screws on the top and
some have screws at the bottom.

 

Remove screw cover strip. Most of them are clip on type. You can use
a small flat head screwdriver to help pry it off.

 

Screw cover removed.

 

One screw on the right.

 

One screw on the lef.

 

Removed screws with small phillip screwdriver.

 

Use small screw driver to move keyboard cable retainer to open
position.

 

Remove keyboard cable.

 

Keyboard is removed.

 

Good idea to clean the fan while you have the keyboard removed.