Introduction

Replacing the RAM module might be necessary if you have random crashes and blue screens of death. Be sure to test them before you condemn them to the trash.

Parts

No parts required.

Close the lid and turn the device upside down so that you can see the battery.
  • Close the lid and turn the device upside down so that you can see the battery.

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Press the battery release tab and the battery will pop up.
  • Press the battery release tab and the battery will pop up.

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Remove the battery from the laptop, it will come out easily.
  • Remove the battery from the laptop, it will come out easily.

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Remove the single screw holding the accessory plate.  This is a PH0 2.0x2.5 screw. Remove the single screw holding the accessory plate.  This is a PH0 2.0x2.5 screw.
  • Remove the single screw holding the accessory plate. This is a PH0 2.0x2.5 screw.

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Pry the accessory plate up from the back of the laptop by applying force upwards where the screw was removed. Pry the accessory plate up from the back of the laptop by applying force upwards where the screw was removed. Pry the accessory plate up from the back of the laptop by applying force upwards where the screw was removed.
  • Pry the accessory plate up from the back of the laptop by applying force upwards where the screw was removed.

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Hold back the covering to reveal the RAM modules. Hold back the covering to reveal the RAM modules.
  • Hold back the covering to reveal the RAM modules.

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Press the clips on the edges of the RAM modules outward to pop them out.
  • Press the clips on the edges of the RAM modules outward to pop them out.

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You can now remove the RAM modules you need to replace.  You can replace the top one, the bottom one, or both if needed. You can now remove the RAM modules you need to replace.  You can replace the top one, the bottom one, or both if needed. You can now remove the RAM modules you need to replace.  You can replace the top one, the bottom one, or both if needed.
  • You can now remove the RAM modules you need to replace. You can replace the top one, the bottom one, or both if needed.

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Conclusion

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

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