Introduction

If your memory is full or having memory problems, then you can easily replace the RAM.

Prerequisties:

Remove the battery and the Hard drive before starting this guide.

  1. Turn off down the computer, and unplug the computer from all external power sources.
    • Turn off down the computer, and unplug the computer from all external power sources.

    • Shut the screen, and lay the computer face-down on a flat, sturdy surface. Orient the computer to match the image.

    • Locate the battery release switch, as indicated in the image. Sliding this switch from right to left will release the battery.

    • Remove the battery.

  2. Remove the two 5mm screws securing the right side of the RAM cover to the computer frame.
    • Remove the two 5mm screws securing the right side of the RAM cover to the computer frame.

    • Lift the right side of the RAM cover to remove.

    • Release the RAM by pressing the metal heads of the RAM clips to the sides. Use tweezers and the spudger to spread the clips until they are completely off the RAM.

    • There are two RAM cards in this device.

    • Remove the RAM.

    • As in step 3, press the clips on both sides to release the second RAM clip.

    • Remove the RAM.

Conclusion

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

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