Introduction

This guide describes how to access the modem card and replace it.

  • Flip the computer over and place it on a clean level surface.

  • Loosen the screws using a size #0 Phillips screwdriver.

  • The screws do not come completely out.

  • It is strongly recommended that the Anti-Static Wrist Strap is used to avoid damage to internal components.

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Image 1/2: The modem card should be labeled MODEM. The WIFI card is larger than the modem and closer to the outer edge of the computer. Image 2/2: The modem card should be labeled MODEM. The WIFI card is larger than the modem and closer to the outer edge of the computer.
  • Once the screws are loose, open the panel using a plastic opening tool to access the components below.

  • The modem card should be labeled MODEM. The WIFI card is larger than the modem and closer to the outer edge of the computer.

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Image 1/2: Gently unplug the card from the connecting black wire using a black spudger. Image 2/2: The modem can now be safely removed.
  • Remove the screw holding the card in place using a size #0 Phillips screwdriver.

  • Gently unplug the card from the connecting black wire using a black spudger.

  • The modem can now be safely removed.

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Conclusion

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

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