Repair the cracked glass face of an Apple iPhone 3G

Close examination

The folks at iFixIt suggest using double-sided tape to hold the new face plate in position. The red arrows mark the corners where the original glue substance was applied and where I will apply double-sided tape.

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Mark W. Kaelin has been writing and editing stories about the IT industry, gadgets, finance, accounting, and tech-life for more than 25 years. Most recently, he has been a regular contributor to,, and TechRepublic.

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