Introduction

This guide will instruct you how to remove your hard drive.

Parts

No parts required.

Rotate the laptop so its bottom is facing up.
  • Rotate the laptop so its bottom is facing up.

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Identify the lock mechanisms holding the battery in place. Slide each button outward with your fingers to disengage the battery. Pull the battery off with your hand to separate it from the laptop.
  • Identify the lock mechanisms holding the battery in place.

  • Slide each button outward with your fingers to disengage the battery.

  • Pull the battery off with your hand to separate it from the laptop.

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Black Friday
Broken doesn't stand a chance.
Locate the four 4 mm Phillips #1 screws that secure the hard drive to the laptop. Each of the screws has a white cylinder next to it. Remove these four screws with a Phillips #1 screwdriver.
  • Locate the four 4 mm Phillips #1 screws that secure the hard drive to the laptop. Each of the screws has a white cylinder next to it.

  • Remove these four screws with a Phillips #1 screwdriver.

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Once you've made sure all four screws are removed slide the hard drive out with your hand. Once you've made sure all four screws are removed slide the hard drive out with your hand. Once you've made sure all four screws are removed slide the hard drive out with your hand.
  • Once you've made sure all four screws are removed slide the hard drive out with your hand.

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Conclusion

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

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