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Introduction

The Lenovo G560 has a 6-cell battery that fits snugly on the underside of the computer, directly under the screen. Battery removal is considered a crucial first step to any further repair or disassembly.

  1. Turn off the computer.
    • Turn off the computer.

    • Disconnect the charging cable from the computer.

    • Failure to unplug the cable could result in electric shock.

    • Flip the computer upside down.

  2. Locate the two switches that lock the battery. Push the right-hand switch outward into the "unlocked" position. Locate the two switches that lock the battery. Push the right-hand switch outward into the "unlocked" position.
    • Locate the two switches that lock the battery. Push the right-hand switch outward into the "unlocked" position.

  3. Push and hold the left hand switch outward in the "unlocked" position, then gently slide the battery away from the computer.
    • Push and hold the left hand switch outward in the "unlocked" position, then gently slide the battery away from the computer.

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