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Introduction

If your battery is not functioning properly, this guide will highlight the steps on how to replace it.

  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.

  6. Fold back the plastic cover to access the battery connection. Remove the battery connection using your two index fingers. Gently separate the connectors.
    • Fold back the plastic cover to access the battery connection.

    • Remove the battery connection using your two index fingers.

    • Gently separate the connectors.

  7. Unscrew the two 1.3 mm Phillips #1 fasteners using a Phillips #1 screwdriver and set them aside. Lift the battery free from its mounting and remove it. Lift the battery free from its mounting and remove it.
    • Unscrew the two 1.3 mm Phillips #1 fasteners using a Phillips #1 screwdriver and set them aside.

    • Lift the battery free from its mounting and remove it.

Conclusion

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

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