Introduction

This guide teaches you how to replace the hard drive in a Gateway NE series laptop.

Remove the two Philips screws securing the hard drive cover to the base. Pry the hard drive cover off with a spudger.
  • Remove the two Philips screws securing the hard drive cover to the base.

  • Pry the hard drive cover off with a spudger.

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With the laptop's battery side facing you, pull the hard drive caddy's tab to the right.
  • With the laptop's battery side facing you, pull the hard drive caddy's tab to the right.

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This step is unnecessary if you are only taking the hard drive out for testing purposes or are removing the motherboard.
  • This step is unnecessary if you are only taking the hard drive out for testing purposes or are removing the motherboard.

  • Remove the four screws securing the hard drive to the caddy.

  • You're done!

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Conclusion

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

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