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Introduction

Whether due to accident or age, hard drives oftentimes need to be replaced. This guide will show you how to replace your laptop's hard drive with a new one.

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  1. Begin by unscrewing the four Phillips #0  7.5mm screws holding the bottom panel. Then lift the panel off the laptop by the tab on its top. Then lift the panel off the laptop by the tab on its top.
    • Begin by unscrewing the four Phillips #0 7.5mm screws holding the bottom panel.

    • Then lift the panel off the laptop by the tab on its top.

  2. Unscrew all the  Phillips #0 6.0mm screws holding the hard drive tray to the laptop. Remove the hard drive tray. Remove the hard drive tray.
    • Unscrew all the Phillips #0 6.0mm screws holding the hard drive tray to the laptop.

    • Remove the hard drive tray.

  3. Use the handle embedded into the hard drive to remove it from the laptop. Use the handle embedded into the hard drive to remove it from the laptop.
    • Use the handle embedded into the hard drive to remove it from the laptop.

Conclusion

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

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