This guide will show you how to replace the disk drive on your Dell Vostro 1500. There will be one screw you need to remove and it should take around five minutes.


No tools required.


No parts required.

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  • Make certain the power is off.

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  • Press and slide the buttons inward.

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  • Slide the battery away from the computer.

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  • Remove the Battery from the slot.

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  • Unscrew the one 8.5mm Phillips head screw.

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  • Slide out the disk drive. This may require some force.

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

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