Introduction

Use this guide to replace the video card in your computer.

Parts

No parts required.

  1. Locate the case cover latch on the back of the computer.
    • Locate the case cover latch on the back of the computer.

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  2. Using your index finger, slide and hold the cover latch down.
    • Using your index finger, slide and hold the cover latch down.

    • While holding the latch down, place your other hand flat on the side of the case and firmly shift the side panel to the left until it disengages.

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    • Grab the edge of the panel and slide it away from the case until it is removed.

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    • Lay the computer flat so that you are looking down on all of the components.

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    • Locate the Video Card and the screw attached to the Video Card as shown in the picture.

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    • Remove the 8.9 mm screw by using a Phillips #2 screw-driver.

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    • Push down on the green clip located by the bottom right corner of the video card while simultaneously pulling the card up with your other hand.

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    • Pull the remainder of the card up and out of it's slot.

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Conclusion

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

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