Introduction

If you are having complications with your hard drive crashing or want to increase the size, use this guide to replace the hard drive.

  1. Turn off and unplug the device before starting.
    • Turn off and unplug the device before starting.

    • Flip your device over so the bottom panel is facing up.

  2. Slide the lock switch to the right.
    • Slide the lock switch to the right.

    • The panel will pop open at the top corner.

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  4. Use the plastic opening tool to remove the back panel.
    • Use the plastic opening tool to remove the back panel.

    • Some force may be required to remove the panel from the case. Use caution when prying to avoid breaking the panel or the plastic tabs securing it in place.

  5. Use the PH 1 screwdriver to remove the four 3.5 mm screws securing the hard drive.
    • Use the PH 1 screwdriver to remove the four 3.5 mm screws securing the hard drive.

  6. Lift the corner bracket to remove the hard drive.
    • Lift the corner bracket to remove the hard drive.

  7. Unplug the hard drive wire to detach the  hard drive.
    • Unplug the hard drive wire to detach the hard drive.

Conclusion

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

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