Introduction

Use this guide to help you replace the Hard Drive. Don't forget to keep track of your screws.

Parts

No parts required.

Flip the device over. Flip the device over.
  • Flip the device over.

Slide the right lock button to the unlock position. After it is unlocked, a red line will be visible. After it is unlocked, a red line will be visible.
  • Slide the right lock button to the unlock position.

  • After it is unlocked, a red line will be visible.

Slide the left lock button into the unlock position and hold. Slide the left lock button into the unlock position and hold.
  • Slide the left lock button into the unlock position and hold.

While holding the left lock button in the unlock position, push the battery from the center away from you. While holding the left lock button in the unlock position, push the battery from the center away from you. While holding the left lock button in the unlock position, push the battery from the center away from you.
  • While holding the left lock button in the unlock position, push the battery from the center away from you.

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Remove the two 9 mm Phillips head screws with the PH0 bit indicated by the  red circles in the picture. Remove the two 9 mm Phillips head screws with the PH0 bit indicated by the  red circles in the picture.
  • Remove the two 9 mm Phillips head screws with the PH0 bit indicated by the red circles in the picture.

Once the screws are removed, slide the back panel away from the computer. Once the screws are removed, slide the back panel away from the computer.
  • Once the screws are removed, slide the back panel away from the computer.

Remove the 9mm Phillips head screw in the left bottom corner of the hard drive with the PH0 bit.
  • Remove the 9mm Phillips head screw in the left bottom corner of the hard drive with the PH0 bit.

Slide the hard drive to the left, unlocking it from its default position. Slide the hard drive to the left, unlocking it from its default position.
  • Slide the hard drive to the left, unlocking it from its default position.

Pull the hard drive upwards and take it out of its position. Pull the hard drive upwards and take it out of its position.
  • Pull the hard drive upwards and take it out of its position.

Remove two 3mm Phillips head screws, one located on each side of the metal casing holding the hard drive using the PH0 bit. Remove two 3mm Phillips head screws, one located on each side of the metal casing holding the hard drive using the PH0 bit. Remove two 3mm Phillips head screws, one located on each side of the metal casing holding the hard drive using the PH0 bit.
  • Remove two 3mm Phillips head screws, one located on each side of the metal casing holding the hard drive using the PH0 bit.

Pull upwards on the metal casing and it will come off.
  • Pull upwards on the metal casing and it will come off.

Conclusion

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

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