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Introduction

Replacing the intel wireless card, available for around 5 dollars on ebay

Tools

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  1. Find the battery
    • Find the battery

  2. Pull the tab to release the battery Pull the tab to release the battery
    • Pull the tab to release the battery

  3. Pull the battery out
    • Pull the battery out

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  5. Use your screwdriver to unscrew and lift up the panel on the right labeled with a C
    • Use your screwdriver to unscrew and lift up the panel on the right labeled with a C

  6. Pull off the two wires connected to the wireless card
    • Pull off the two wires connected to the wireless card

    • They should come off fairly easy

  7. Pull the two tabs away from the card and pull up on the intel card Then pull it away from the holding slot to remove it
    • Pull the two tabs away from the card and pull up on the intel card

    • Then pull it away from the holding slot to remove it

  8. When placing in your new wireless card, connect the two wires before inserting into the slot Then line it up, put the card in at an angle and push down so the side tabs lock it into place
    • When placing in your new wireless card, connect the two wires before inserting into the slot

    • Then line it up, put the card in at an angle and push down so the side tabs lock it into place

Conclusion

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

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Joseph

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Hi,

dell latitude D600 Laptop

Can you please help me, I cant release my wireless card, by pulling the tabs on cards sides.?

It just doesn't release the card to pull out, is there any other way I can remove my card.?

Email me if you can .

robert.wilson407@ntlworld.com

Thanking you Rob

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