Introduction

This guide will show you how to replace the hard drive on your Acer Aspire 5517-1127 laptop. If your HDD is broken or needs upgrading, this will help you.

Parts

No parts required.

Orient the laptop so that it is upside down facing away from you. The hard drive panel is on the right.
  • Orient the laptop so that it is upside down facing away from you. The hard drive panel is on the right.

  • The two screws are at the top of the panel.

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Using a Phillips screwdriver (PH1), unscrew each screw from the panel. Pull the panel away from the device as shown.
  • Using a Phillips screwdriver (PH1), unscrew each screw from the panel.

  • Pull the panel away from the device as shown.

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Push the hard drive out of its housing as shown. Push the hard drive out of its housing as shown.
  • Push the hard drive out of its housing as shown.

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The hard drive is now removed.
  • The hard drive is now removed.

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Conclusion

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

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