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Introduction

Here is some information about what to do if your computer gives you a message saying "Low Disk Space." If you turn on your computer and it won't boot properly, read this troubleshooting guide. If you determine that you need to replace or upgrade your hard drive, follow this replacement guide!

  1. HP ZBook 15 Hard Drive Replacement, Battery: step 1, image 1 of 2 HP ZBook 15 Hard Drive Replacement, Battery: step 1, image 2 of 2
    • Flip the laptop over.

    • Slide the lever with the battery symbol beside it firmly until the battery pops out.

    • Remove the battery from the laptop.

  2. HP ZBook 15 Hard Drive Replacement, Back Cover: step 2, image 1 of 1
    • Slide the right lever firmly to the right.

    • Slide the cover towards yourself to remove it.

  3. HP ZBook 15 Hard Drive Replacement, HP ZBook 15 Hard Drive Disassembly: step 3, image 1 of 1
    • Unscrew the three captive screws holding the drive in place with a Phillips #0 screwdriver.

    • The screws will remain inside the springs of the hard drive caddy cover.

  4. HP ZBook 15 Hard Drive Replacement: step 4, image 1 of 2 HP ZBook 15 Hard Drive Replacement: step 4, image 2 of 2
    • Pull the green tab away from the metal casing and lift the drive out.

  5. HP ZBook 15 Hard Drive Replacement, Hard Drive: step 5, image 1 of 1
    • Remove the two 3mm screws on either side of the device with a Phillips #0 screwdriver to remove the drive caddy.

Conclusion

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

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You can use Macrium Reflect (there's a free non-commercial version) to backup your disk to an external drive before swapping the drive.

Paul M - Reply

There is written 'SSD' on its cover, and I'm confused now. Actually I need to disconnect the HDD and then install new OS on the SSD, and now I'm not sure if the drive that you just removed is SSD or HDD because on mine it say SSD. Please help me out.

Sajid - Reply

how hard disk i can buy for my zbook 15?

thanks

francesco perego - Reply

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