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Introduction

You will learn how to remove the hard drive.

  1. With the lid closed, place the laptop upside-down on a flat surface.
    • With the lid closed, place the laptop upside-down on a flat surface.

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  3. Remove the two 5.8mm screws securing the hard drive bay. If the computer was right-side-up and rotated for use, the bay would be found in the rear left corner.
    • Remove the two 5.8mm screws securing the hard drive bay.

    • If the computer was right-side-up and rotated for use, the bay would be found in the rear left corner.

  4. Grasp the plastic bay handle and slide outwards to remove.
    • Grasp the plastic bay handle and slide outwards to remove.

Conclusion

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

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Can someone please tell me which type of hard drive is it?

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