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Introduction

You can install a new hard drive in your computer.

  1. Locate the two clips on the bottom of the computer that support the battery.
    • Locate the two clips on the bottom of the computer that support the battery.

  2. Using your fingers,  push the clips inward and then upward.
    • Using your fingers, push the clips inward and then upward.

    • Lift the battery out of the computer.

  3. Remove the two screws securing the hard drive access cover.
    • Remove the two screws securing the hard drive access cover.

    • Screws not shown in picture.

  4. Remove hard drive access cover. Remove hard drive access cover.
    • Remove hard drive access cover.

  5. Grasp hard drive sleeve tab and pull out. Grasp hard drive sleeve tab and pull out.
    • Grasp hard drive sleeve tab and pull out.

  6. Remove hard drive from plastic sleeve. Remove hard drive from plastic sleeve. Remove hard drive from plastic sleeve.
    • Remove hard drive from plastic sleeve.

Conclusion

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

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