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Introduction

The back cover protects all the internal hardware of the device. In order to replace any components, the back cover must be removed. This guide will highlight how to remove the back cover safely.

  1. Ensure the device is off and unplugged.
    • Ensure the device is off and unplugged.

    • Remove the stylus from its port and set aside.

  2. Using a Phillips #1  screwdriver, gently unscrew the eight 1.3 mm Phillips #1 screws until you hear an audible click. The screws will not separate from the bottom cover when loose.
    • Using a Phillips #1 screwdriver, gently unscrew the eight 1.3 mm Phillips #1 screws until you hear an audible click.

    • The screws will not separate from the bottom cover when loose.

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  4. The bottom cover is attached via several plastic clips located around the edges of the bottom cover. Using a plastic opening tool, gently pry the bottom cover from the laptop.
    • The bottom cover is attached via several plastic clips located around the edges of the bottom cover.

    • Using a plastic opening tool, gently pry the bottom cover from the laptop.

    • Work the plastic opening tool around the edges of the bottom cover undoing all of the plastic clips, as shown in the picture.

  5. Place your fingers around the edges of the cover and remove it. Place your fingers around the edges of the cover and remove it.
    • Place your fingers around the edges of the cover and remove it.

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