Introduction

This guide will provide steps to replace the hard drive of a Acer Aspire E1-532-2616.

Parts

No parts required.

  1. Use a Phillips screwdriver to remove the  CM2.5*3 screw on the shown cover.
    • Use a Phillips screwdriver to remove the CM2.5*3 screw on the shown cover.

    • Lift and remove the cover from the side that had the holdinging screw.

    • Lifting the plastic cover will require some pressure.

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  3. Unscrew the two  CM2*3-4 screws that attach the hard drive to the Laptop.
    • Unscrew the two CM2*3-4 screws that attach the hard drive to the Laptop.

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    • Push the hard drive away from where the screws were (to the left, if referring to the picture).

    • The hard drive will slide to the left, allowing it to be safely removed.

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Conclusion

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

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Hello! Is it possible to recover data from it? My laptop is dead and I don't know how I could recover my files.. I'm not good in computers :D thank you in advance!

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