Parts

No parts required.

  1. Place the all in one computer face down on a soft, clean surface to avoid scratching the front.
    • Place the all in one computer face down on a soft, clean surface to avoid scratching the front.

    • Press the tab on the stand cover and lift up.

  2. Remove the four phillips screws that attach the stand to the computer.
    • Remove the four phillips screws that attach the stand to the computer.

    • Tilt the stand up and out.

    • Starting from the optical drive, pry the back cover up with a plastic spudger.

    • The cover is held in place by fragile plastic clips. Careful to not break them.

    • Remove the three screws that hold the hard drive cage to the chassis.

    • Slide the hard drive cage out slightly to access and remove the power and SATA cable.

    • There isn't much slack in these cables, so don't slide the hard drive cage to far.

    • The power and SATA cables are connected together. On most other computers, these connectors are separate.

    • Lift the hard drive cage out.

    • Remove the four screws (two on each side) that attach the hard drive cage to the hard drive.

    • Lift the hard drive cage off the hard drive.

Conclusion

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

25 other people completed this guide.

Tyler

Member since: 06/19/2012

4,189 Reputation

16 Guides authored

Team

TechForce Member of TechForce

Business

2 Members

18 Guides authored

3 Comments

Thanks for this info this is very useful

Thank you once again

Ketan Valsangkar - Reply

Good Job, short and sweet and easy to follow

schmidtrg - Reply

Really useful information thank you.

Jessie Colon - Reply

View Statistics:

Past 24 Hours: 22

Past 7 Days: 103

Past 30 Days: 404

All Time: 23,016