Introduction

Replacing a defective RAM component is pretty easy and can stop your computer from frequently crashing.

Remove the 3.9 mm Phillips #1 screw from the battery compartment. Remove the 3.9 mm Phillips #1 screw from the battery compartment.
  • Remove the 3.9 mm Phillips #1 screw from the battery compartment.

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Locate the laptop battery release button lock Push the battery release in the direction of the arrow, and pull upward. Push the battery release in the direction of the arrow, and pull upward.
  • Locate the laptop battery release button lock

  • Push the battery release in the direction of the arrow, and pull upward.

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Remove the battery from its compartment.
  • Remove the battery from its compartment.

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Remove the 3.9mm Philips #1 screw holding the panel for the RAM. Remove the 3.9mm Philips #1 screw holding the panel for the RAM. Remove the 3.9mm Philips #1 screw holding the panel for the RAM.
  • Remove the 3.9mm Philips #1 screw holding the panel for the RAM.

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Lift and remove the panel. Lift and remove the panel.
  • Lift and remove the panel.

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Using two fingers, push the silver ends away from the RAM until the RAM is released. Using two fingers, push the silver ends away from the RAM until the RAM is released. Using two fingers, push the silver ends away from the RAM until the RAM is released.
  • Using two fingers, push the silver ends away from the RAM until the RAM is released.

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Lift the RAM from its slot. Remove the RAM completely. Remove the RAM completely.
  • Lift the RAM from its slot.

  • Remove the RAM completely.

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Conclusion

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

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