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Introduction

In this guide, we will be showing you how to remove and replace the Coin-Cell Battery.

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  1. WARNING:   Before working inside your computer, read the safety information that shipped with your  computer and follow the steps in Before     You     Begin.
    • WARNING: Before working inside your computer, read the safety information that shipped with your computer and follow the steps in Before You Begin.

  2. Use a Phillips screwdriver to remove the three screws securing the base cover.
    • Use a Phillips screwdriver to remove the three screws securing the base cover.

  3. Slide the base cover towards the rear of  the computer and lift it off the computer  base.
    • Slide the base cover towards the rear of the computer and lift it off the computer base.

  4. WARNING: Before working inside your computer, read the safety  information that shipped with your  computer and follow the steps in Before You Begin.
    • WARNING: Before working inside your computer, read the safety information that shipped with your computer and follow the steps in Before You Begin.

    • WARNING: The battery may explode if installed incorrectly. Replace the battery only with the same or equivalent type. Discard used batteries according to the manufacturer’s instructions.

    • CAUTION: Removing the coin-cell battery resets the BIOS settings to default. It is recommended that you note the BIOS settings before removing the coin-cell battery.

    • Disconnect the coin-cell battery cable from its connector on the system board.

  5. Remove the coin-cell battery cable from the routing guides on the computer base.
    • Remove the coin-cell battery cable from the routing guides on the computer base.

  6. Pry up the coin-cell battery from  the slot on the system board.
    • Pry up the coin-cell battery from the slot on the system board.

  7. Place the NEW coin-cell battery into the slot and press gently to adhere it to the computer  base.
    • Place the NEW coin-cell battery into the slot and press gently to adhere it to the computer base.

  8. Route the coin-cell battery cable through the routing guides on the computer base.
    • Route the coin-cell battery cable through the routing guides on the computer base.

  9. Connect the coin-cell battery cable to  its connector on the system board.
    • Connect the coin-cell battery cable to its connector on the system board.

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