HP Pavilion DV3 RAM Replacement
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This guide will teach you how to remove and replace the RAM from your laptop.
- Author: Brandon Baldovin
- Time estimate: 10 minutes
- Difficulty: Easy
This guide instructs you how to remove the RAM. You will need the screwdriver listed in the tools section.
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Step 1 – Battery: Locate the battery release slider on the bottom of the laptop and move it in the direction of the arrow to the unlock position.
The yellow highlighted edge of the battery should pop up slightly when the switch is moved
Step 2: Using the edge of the battery that has popped up, lift the battery out of the computer.
Remove the two 3.5 mm diameter head and 7 mm long screws using the Philips PH1 screwdriver.
Set the cover with attached screws to the side.
The RAM will now be exposed
Find the two clips located on each side of the RAM.
Using both hands, simultaneously grab each clip and open them away from the RAM stick.