Introduction

Replace the old RAM cards to greatly enhance computer speed.

Tools

No tools required.

Parts

No parts required.

Image 1/1: Ensure all cables, speakers and other devices are unplugged and turned off before opening the computer case.
  • Make sure the computer is turned off, by selecting the start menu and choosing “Shut Down”.

  • Ensure all cables, speakers and other devices are unplugged and turned off before opening the computer case.

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Image 1/2: Turn this knob 90 deg clockwise. Image 2/2: Turn this knob 90 deg clockwise.
  • Lay the computer on its side; you will see a blue knob.

  • Turn this knob 90 deg clockwise.

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Image 1/2: Lift panel case off computer. Image 2/2: Lift panel case off computer.
  • Slide the panel case forward about 1/2 inch while knob is turned.

  • Lift panel case off computer.

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Image 1/1: At each end of the card, there are two white clips securing the RAM to the Motherboard.
  • The RAM are the two green cards in the corner of the computer.

  • At each end of the card, there are two white clips securing the RAM to the Motherboard.

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Image 1/2: The RAM cards can now be removed. Image 2/2: The RAM cards can now be removed.
  • Push down both white clips with your thumbs until you hear a click.

  • The RAM cards can now be removed.

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Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions (steps 1-3) in reverse order.

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