Introduction

Your stock hard drive could be too slow for your operating software. Use this guide to replace your current hard drive with one of larger capacity.

Turn computer off. Unplug the computer from the power source. Remove the 4 computer feet. (Our device didn't have these; they can be taken off with a plastic spudger.)
  • Turn computer off. Unplug the computer from the power source.

  • Remove the 4 computer feet. (Our device didn't have these; they can be taken off with a plastic spudger.)

  • Remove the two screw cover strips.

  • Remove the two screw cover plugs.

  • Unscrew all 12 screws (size: Phillips M2.5×7.0 ) from the bottom of the computer.

Turn the computer over to the front. Open the laptop. Using the plastic opening tools, lift  the keyboard cover near hinge on right and left sides.
  • Turn the computer over to the front.

  • Open the laptop.

  • Using the plastic opening tools, lift the keyboard cover near hinge on right and left sides.

  • Lift the keyboard cover from left bottom side near the touchpad.

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Remove the blue connection cable gently.
  • Remove the blue connection cable gently.

  • Lift the keyboard cover off.

  • To replace the keyboard and the handrest, obtain your new cover and place in the old cover's position.

Remove the hard drive from the laptop.
  • Remove the hard drive from the laptop.

  • Our device did not contain a hard drive.

Conclusion

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

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