There are 12 phillips head screws which need to be unscrewed before removing the backplate of the laptop.
  • There are 12 phillips head screws which need to be unscrewed before removing the backplate of the laptop.

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Next, use a size PH1 Philips head screw driver to remove the screws.
  • Next, use a size PH1 Philips head screw driver to remove the screws.

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Then, use a prying tool to help uncouple the backplate.
  • Then, use a prying tool to help uncouple the backplate.

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Finally, use both hands to lift up and take off the back plate of the computer.
  • Finally, use both hands to lift up and take off the back plate of the computer.

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There is a power cord connecting the CMOS battery to the motherboard. Disconnect this cord by gently pulling it up, towards the edge of the device.
  • There is a power cord connecting the CMOS battery to the motherboard. Disconnect this cord by gently pulling it up, towards the edge of the device.

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Once the connecting cord has been disconnected, gently lift the battery directly up, above the device.
  • Once the connecting cord has been disconnected, gently lift the battery directly up, above the device.

  • The CMOS battery is now completely removed, and ready to be replaced.

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Conclusion

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

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