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Window latch for Series 700 C45-96X60

A contractor from Silverdale Wa. says:
Series 700 C45-96X60 the locking handle on the inside has broken off, won't let me open the window to remove the screws to replace the locking handle. Can you help with this.
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Tom from SWISCO responded:
Thanks for posting! Please take a look at our 38-139 Multi-Point Lock and compare it to your own hardware. Let me know what you think!
A contractor from Silverdale Wa. says:
How do I get the window to open, to get to the inside to replace the handle. It is in the locked position now.
Thank you,
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Dave from SWISCO responded:
That is a problem. Try placing the broken lever handle back into the lock and unlocking the window that way. Or maybe you can put a screwdriver in the hole and turning it.
A contractor from Silverdale wa says:
I had to drill out the pins in the cover to access the lock.
Thank you,

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