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Introduction

How to replace the battery of a HP EliteBook 850 G5 laptop. The images and information in this guide were taken from this computer's service manual.

    • Turn off the computer. If you are unsure whether the computer is off or in Hibernation, turn the computer on, and then shut it down through the operating system.

    • Disconnect the power from the computer by unplugging the power cord from the computer.

    • Disconnect all external devices from the computer.

    • Turn the computer upside down on a flat surface.

  1. HP EliteBook 850 G5 Battery Replacement, Remove the bottom cover screws: step 2, image 1 of 1
    • Loosen the eight captive screws that secure the bottom cover.

    • Loosen the two inset captive screws that secure the bottom cover.

  2. HP EliteBook 850 G5 Battery Replacement, Remove the bottom cover: step 3, image 1 of 1
    • Starting under the middle of the display, pry and lift the bottom cover off the computer. Consider using a spudger.

  3. HP EliteBook 850 G5 Battery Replacement, Disconnect the battery: step 4, image 1 of 1
    • Disconnect the battery cable from the system board.

    • Remove the four Torx T8 2.0×4.0 screws.

  4. HP EliteBook 850 G5 Battery Replacement, Remove the battery: step 5, image 1 of 1
    • Rotate the top of the battery upward, and then lift the battery out of the computer.

Conclusion

To replace the battery & reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

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