Introduction

How to replace the SSD for the Dell Inspiron 15-7559

Turn off the computer.
  • Turn off the computer.

  • Disconnect the charging cable from the computer.

    • Failure to turn off the device and disconnect the cable could lead to personal injury or device damage.

  • Flip the computer upside down.

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Remove the captive screw located on the top section of the back panel, using a Philips #1 screwdriver.
  • Remove the captive screw located on the top section of the back panel, using a Philips #1 screwdriver.

    • Keep in mind that the screw cannot be fully removed from the panel, even when fully loosened.

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  • Use the blue, plastic opening tool to gently pry a section of the back panel open.

  • Next slide the opening tool around the back panel to disconnect the connecting pins.

  • After the pins have been disconnected the back panel can then be easily lifted off the computer.

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  • Locate the SSD, it is located in the center on the far left.

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  • Unscrew the 3mm Philips #1 screw that is holding the SSD in place.

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  • Gently pull out the SSD, horizontally along the computer to remove it.

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Conclusion

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

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