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Introduction

Removing the battery is usually the first step to reaching the guts of any laptop. HP has utilized a simple one-switch release system to aid in the removal of the battery.

  1. Ensure your computer is shut down. Removing the battery while the laptop is still on may corrupt your files. Remove any power adapters and cords connected to the laptop body.
    • Ensure your computer is shut down. Removing the battery while the laptop is still on may corrupt your files. Remove any power adapters and cords connected to the laptop body.

    • Slide the switch to the left until the release clicks.

  2. Remove the battery.
    • Remove the battery.

    • The release switch may need to be held down while removing the battery.

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