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If you need more memory because your computer is running slowly, or you are having memory problems, the RAM is very easy to replace in the HP Pavilion dv6000.

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  • Remove the two screws from the memory shield and lift up. The screws will remain into the shield

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Image 1/3: Static charge built up on surfaces contacting the RAM or other computer components can damage and destroy the components.  Always discharge yourself before handling these components! Image 2/3: Pull the RAM straight out. Image 3/3: Pull the RAM straight out.
  • Using a plastic spudger depress the pins holding the RAM in. If you have an anti-static work surface or wristband, you may suppress the pins with your thumbs.

  • Static charge built up on surfaces contacting the RAM or other computer components can damage and destroy the components. Always discharge yourself before handling these components!

  • Pull the RAM straight out.

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  • Under the first RAM stick is another. Remove it in the same way by pushing the silver tabs away and down from the RAM stick and remove the RAM once it pops up.

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Image 1/1: If you want to expand your RAM you will have to use PC2-5300 SODIMM laptop memory modules, they are clocked at 667MHz
  • You have removed your RAM!

  • If you want to expand your RAM you will have to use PC2-5300 SODIMM laptop memory modules, they are clocked at 667MHz

  • To reinstall your RAM, follow this guide in the reverse order

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Conclusion

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

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