Introduction

Loaded programs and data in a computer are stored in temporary memory known as RAM. Most commonly, you would replace the RAM as a means of upgrade, whether it be faster speeds or more space.

Please keep in mind that due to the limitations of this laptop, the RAM has a maximum size constraint of 8GB.

  1. Unscrew the (10) screws on the bottom of the computer chassis using the JIS #0 screwdriver.
    • Unscrew the (10) screws on the bottom of the computer chassis using the JIS #0 screwdriver.

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  2. Slightly lift the lower case and push it toward the rear of the computer to free the mounting tabs.
    • Slightly lift the lower case and push it toward the rear of the computer to free the mounting tabs.

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    • Remove the (6) six screws attaching the battery to the frame using the JIS #0 screwdriver.

    • Use the black plastic spudger to remove the battery from the device.

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    • Gently take the battery out of the laptop, making sure that all wires connecting to it are disconnected.

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    • Gently pry this metal cover off the motherboard.

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    • Now the RAM stick is exposed. Using two fingers, gently push the buttons to release the RAM stick

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    • When you put in the new RAM, make sure to line up the connectors. Put the RAM in gently, as being rough with it can cause damage to the stick.

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Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

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