Introduction

Installing upgraded memory.

Move the latch to the right of the battery to unlocked.
  • Move the latch to the right of the battery to unlocked.

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Slide the latch on the left directly below the battery to unlock and pull out the battery as shown.
  • Slide the latch on the left directly below the battery to unlock and pull out the battery as shown.

  • The latch must be held in position to remove the battery.

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Loosen the indicated Philips screw that connects the memory bay cover to the casing. The indicated Philips screw does not come out of the cover.
  • Loosen the indicated Philips screw that connects the memory bay cover to the casing.

  • The indicated Philips screw does not come out of the cover.

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Lift and remove the cover using the spudger. Lift and remove the cover using the spudger.
  • Lift and remove the cover using the spudger.

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Gently press the clip outwards. The module will tilt up and can be pulled out of the slot.
  • Gently press the clip outwards.

    • The module will tilt up and can be pulled out of the slot.

  • There may be another memory module underneath so be sure to remove both.

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To insert a new memory, slide the module into the slot at a 30 to 45 degree angle.
  • To insert a new memory, slide the module into the slot at a 30 to 45 degree angle.

    • Place the first module into the bottom slot then the next module into the top slot.

  • These slots are keyed so verify that you are sliding the module in one direction.

  • Verify that the new memory modules are designed for your specific Gateway Laptop.

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Conclusion

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

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