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Turn the laptop over so the bottom of the device is facing upwards with the hinge facing away from you.
  • Turn the laptop over so the bottom of the device is facing upwards with the hinge facing away from you.

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Locate the switch on the top left of the laptop labeled with a padlock symbol. Flip the switch in the direction of the unlocked padlock symbol.
  • Locate the switch on the top left of the laptop labeled with a padlock symbol.

  • Flip the switch in the direction of the unlocked padlock symbol.

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Locate the switch that releases the battery and slide it to the right.
  • Locate the switch that releases the battery and slide it to the right.

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While holding the release switch to the right, pull the battery away from you.
  • While holding the release switch to the right, pull the battery away from you.

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Locate screw towards the center of the device and unscrew it
  • Locate screw towards the center of the device and unscrew it

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Use a metal spudger to pry off the DVD drive. Once loosened, use your hand to pull the DVD drive out. Once loosened, use your hand to pull the DVD drive out.
  • Use a metal spudger to pry off the DVD drive.

  • Once loosened, use your hand to pull the DVD drive out.

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Conclusion

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

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