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Introduction

In this guide, we will be showing you how to remove and replace the Base Panel.

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  1. Close the display and turn the computer over.
    • Close the display and turn the computer over.

    • Make sure PC is turned off!

  2. Loosen the captive screws that secure the base panel to the computer base.
    • Loosen the captive screws that secure the base panel to the computer base.

  3. Using a plastic scribe, gently release the tabs that secure the base panel to the computer base.
    • Using a plastic scribe, gently release the tabs that secure the base panel to the computer base.

  4. Slide and remove the base panel from the computer base.
    • Slide and remove the base panel from the computer base.

  5. Disconnect the Battery cable from the system board.
    • Disconnect the Battery cable from the system board.

    • Turn the computer over.

    • Press and hold power button for 5 seconds to ground the system board.

  6. Connect the battery cable to the system board.
    • Connect the battery cable to the system board.

  7. Tighten the captive screws that secure the base panel to the computer base.
    • Tighten the captive screws that secure the base panel to the computer base.

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