Introduction

Please note that this device did not have a physical hard drive to work with, so some photos are missing.

Parts

No parts required.

Image 1/2: Place the laptop upside down on a flat surface so that the bottom is facing up. Image 2/2: The battery  is the long rectangle above the latch.
  • Turn off the device before removing the battery.

  • Place the laptop upside down on a flat surface so that the bottom is facing up.

  • The battery is the long rectangle above the latch.

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  • Slide the battery latch to the left to release the battery.

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  • Carefully pull out the battery while holding the latch to the open position with your finger.

This guide was very helpful! I was able to replace the battery with ease and have virtually no complications. Thanks!

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Image 1/1: Do not completely remove the screws from the panel.
  • Loosen the four screws that secure the hard drive panel with a Phillips head screwdriver.

  • Do not completely remove the screws from the panel.

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Image 1/1: This device did not have a physical hard drive to work with.
  • Lift the drive cover to expose the hard drive.

  • This device did not have a physical hard drive to work with.

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  • Gently tug on the black tabs located on each end of the hard drive in order to loosen the hard drive from the motherboard.

  • Be careful when working with the hard drive cable.

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  • Separate the hard drive from the cable by firmly gripping the hard drive and the black plug.

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  • Remove the four Phillips screws that secure the hard drive to its carrier.

  • There are two screws on each side.

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  • Lift and remove the hard drive from the metal surrounding its perimeter.

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Conclusion

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

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