Introduction

Use this guide to replace or upgrade the single PC2-4200 RAM stick on your Mini 1000.

With the case closed, place the Mini 1000 top-side down on a flat surface. Push both of the battery release latches toward each other.
  • With the case closed, place the Mini 1000 top-side down on a flat surface.

  • Push both of the battery release latches toward each other.

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Lift the battery out of the Mini 1000 from the edge closest to the release latches.
  • Lift the battery out of the Mini 1000 from the edge closest to the release latches.

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Before proceeding, slide the right battery release latch to the unlocked position nearest the center of the computer. Use the tip of a spudger to slide the RAM compartment cover release latch away from the center of the computer.
  • Before proceeding, slide the right battery release latch to the unlocked position nearest the center of the computer.

  • Use the tip of a spudger to slide the RAM compartment cover release latch away from the center of the computer.

  • At this point, the edge of the RAM compartment cover nearest the battery compartment should pop up from the lower case.

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Remove the RAM compartment cover from the lower case.
  • Remove the RAM compartment cover from the lower case.

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Use your fingers to simultaneously pull both RAM retaining arms away from the center of the RAM chip. The RAM chip should pop up slightly from its socket.
  • Use your fingers to simultaneously pull both RAM retaining arms away from the center of the RAM chip.

  • The RAM chip should pop up slightly from its socket.

  • Pull the RAM chip out of its socket and remove it from the Mini 1000.

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Conclusion

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

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