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Flip over the laptop with the bottom battery compartment facing up.
  • Flip over the laptop with the bottom battery compartment facing up.

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Slide the tab below the battery leftwards and hold. Slide the tab below the battery leftwards and hold.
  • Slide the tab below the battery leftwards and hold.

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While holding the tab, lift the battery out of its compartment. Release the tab after removing the battery.
  • While holding the tab, lift the battery out of its compartment.

  • Release the tab after removing the battery.

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Loosen the module cover screw with a Phillips screwdriver.
  • Loosen the module cover screw with a Phillips screwdriver.

  • The screw is attached to the cover, do not force it out.

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Lift the module cover by inserting a plastic opening tool into the crevice near the screw and lift upwards. Lift the module cover by inserting a plastic opening tool into the crevice near the screw and lift upwards. Lift the module cover by inserting a plastic opening tool into the crevice near the screw and lift upwards.
  • Lift the module cover by inserting a plastic opening tool into the crevice near the screw and lift upwards.

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Use a Phillips screwdriver and unscrew four 4mm Phillips screws fastening the first hard drive. Use a Phillips screwdriver and unscrew four 4mm Phillips screws fastening the first hard drive.
  • Use a Phillips screwdriver and unscrew four 4mm Phillips screws fastening the first hard drive.

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Slide the hard drive towards the hole where the back panel assembly screw was located with your hands to disconnect and lift to remove it. Slide the hard drive towards the hole where the back panel assembly screw was located with your hands to disconnect and lift to remove it. Slide the hard drive towards the hole where the back panel assembly screw was located with your hands to disconnect and lift to remove it.
  • Slide the hard drive towards the hole where the back panel assembly screw was located with your hands to disconnect and lift to remove it.

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Use a Phillips screwdriver to unscrew four 4mm Phillips screws on the second hard drive.
  • Use a Phillips screwdriver to unscrew four 4mm Phillips screws on the second hard drive.

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Slide the hard drive towards the edge nearest you to disconnect it. Slide the hard drive towards the edge nearest you to disconnect it.
  • Slide the hard drive towards the edge nearest you to disconnect it.

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Using the tab that says "this side up"  pull away from the laptop to remove the hard drive. Using the tab that says "this side up"  pull away from the laptop to remove the hard drive. Using the tab that says "this side up"  pull away from the laptop to remove the hard drive.
  • Using the tab that says "this side up" pull away from the laptop to remove the hard drive.

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Repeat this step  for each hard drive. Unscrew two 4mm screws from each side of the hard drive casing with a Phillips screwdriver.
  • Repeat this step for each hard drive.

  • Unscrew two 4mm screws from each side of the hard drive casing with a Phillips screwdriver.

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Remove the hard drive casing.
  • Remove the hard drive casing.

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Conclusion

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

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