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Just purchases a scorpion hand held saw having difficulty

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Just purchases a scorpion hand held saw having difficulty getting the blade to fit in. Any advice please have tried Turing the screw inside so the line is vertical to fit the blade in but it’s not turning?
JA: What's the brand and model of your appliance? How old is it?
Customer: it’s brand new black and decker scorpion hand held saw
JA: How long has this been going on with your BLACK+DECKER appliance? What have you tried so far?
Customer: as above just hit the saw
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: sorry got
Submitted: 13 days ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Virtual-mod replied 12 days ago.

I've been working hard to find a Professional to assist you with your question, but sometimes finding the right Professional can take a little longer than expected.

I wonder whether you're ok with continuing to wait for an answer. If you are, please let me know and I will continue my search. If not, feel free to let me know and I will cancel this question for you.

Thank you!
Expert:  Nicola-mod replied 10 days ago.
I apologise as we have not yet been able to find a Professional to assist you. Do you wish for me to continue to search for someone to assist you or would you like for us to close your question at this time?
Thank you for your patience,
Customer: replied 9 days ago.
Thank you but you can now close my question, I managed to resolve the problem in the end.
Expert:  James replied 8 days ago.

I see the previous expert has opted out of this question.

You may find the video here of use which shows how to press in the release button rotate the blade 90 degrees down and then pull it out, the fit the new one in reverse.