Introduction

The CMOS battery is the source of the initial power used in turning the computer on. If your HP Media Center 876x will not turn on, the CMOS battery may need replacement.

Tools

No tools required.

Parts

No parts required.

Remove the two (9 mm) hand screws on the back panel. Remove the two (9 mm) hand screws on the back panel.
  • Remove the two (9 mm) hand screws on the back panel.

Place the tower on its side. Slide the side panel horizontally to detach, and pull upward to remove. Slide the side panel horizontally to detach, and pull upward to remove.
  • Place the tower on its side.

  • Slide the side panel horizontally to detach, and pull upward to remove.

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Identify the CMOS battery.
  • Identify the CMOS battery.

Pull battery, in a rolling motion, out of its slot. Pull battery, in a rolling motion, out of its slot. Pull battery, in a rolling motion, out of its slot.
  • Pull battery, in a rolling motion, out of its slot.

Conclusion

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

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