Introduction

You will be removing the back panel, disconecting the

battery and upgrading/replacing the RAM.

Unscrew and take out 10, 1/5 cm screws. Unscrew and take out 1, 1 inch screw.
  • Unscrew and take out 10, 1/5 cm screws.

  • Unscrew and take out 1, 1 inch screw.

  • I use a piece of tape sticky side up to place screws on, also I label it where they go.

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With the vents facing away from your body I find it easiest to start at the bottom right corner first and gently pry up the corner using a plastic tool. Then slide and pry the plastic tool to the left corner. Then work on the sides.
  • With the vents facing away from your body I find it easiest to start at the bottom right corner first and gently pry up the corner using a plastic tool.

  • Then slide and pry the plastic tool to the left corner.

  • Then work on the sides.

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Carefully lift up on the back panel. The back will snap out of place but be careful and don't force it to hard. The back will snap out of place but be careful and don't force it to hard.
  • Carefully lift up on the back panel.

  • The back will snap out of place but be careful and don't force it to hard.

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Pull the battery cable out of it's connector. Gripping the wires in the middle  gently wiggling the wires back and forth while pulling. With the battery connector out.
  • Pull the battery cable out of it's connector. Gripping the wires in the middle gently wiggling the wires back and forth while pulling.

  • With the battery connector out.

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Note the tabs on each side of the RAM holder, With your fingers or the plastic tool gently move the tabs away from the RAM, the RAM should pop up when both sides or moved. Grip the RAM by the sides and lift out.
  • Note the tabs on each side of the RAM holder,

  • With your fingers or the plastic tool gently move the tabs away from the RAM, the RAM should pop up when both sides or moved.

  • Grip the RAM by the sides and lift out.

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Conclusion

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

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