Introduction

In this Guide, a user will be able to safely access/replace the Hard Disk Drive (HDD) in their Dell XPS M140 labtop, if needed. This Step-wise guide provides detailed imaging of disassembly, cautioning of notable components, and exact notations for accessing Dell XPS M140 HDD.

  1. The first step is to turn over the laptop
    • The first step is to turn over the laptop

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  2. locate the slide lock for the battery.
    • locate the slide lock for the battery.

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    • Slide the lock and pull out the battery.

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    • loosen the two screws that secure the hard drive cover.

    • The screws won’t come out fully. Once you feel like the door is loose enough, it should come right off.

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    • Remove the old HDD from the casing.

    • It should just slide out of it’s connection.

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Conclusion

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

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