Introduction

You will be the remove of the battery and continue to cautiously take the graphics card off of the laptop. This installation would be necessary if a user has a fried, defected, or inoperative in general.

Using the Plastic Opening Tool, carefully pry the top panel from the base.
  • Using the Plastic Opening Tool, carefully pry the top panel from the base.

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Lift the side of the keyboard gently and disconnect the attached ribbon located underneath the keyboard. Place your index finger in the hole on the right side of the keyboard tray and lift the tray gently. Place your index finger in the hole on the right side of the keyboard tray and lift the tray gently.
  • Lift the side of the keyboard gently and disconnect the attached ribbon located underneath the keyboard.

  • Place your index finger in the hole on the right side of the keyboard tray and lift the tray gently.

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Use your fingers to lift the battery and gently disconnect the wires from the base. Use your fingers to lift the battery and gently disconnect the wires from the base.
  • Use your fingers to lift the battery and gently disconnect the wires from the base.

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Remove the 2mm screws from the graphics card (circled in red).
  • Remove the 2mm screws from the graphics card (circled in red).

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Flip over the graphics card. Pull the black plastic locking mechanism towards the golden ribbon to unlock. Pull out the ribbon.
  • Flip over the graphics card.

  • Pull the black plastic locking mechanism towards the golden ribbon to unlock.

  • Pull out the ribbon.

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Replace graphics card!
  • Replace graphics card!

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Conclusion

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

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Is this the graphics card?

Is this pc has no integrated graphics card?

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