Introduction

This cover keeps the RAM levers out of the way of the battery and secures the hard drive. If you got a little overzealous and broke yours, here's how to replace it.

  1. Use a coin or spudger to rotate the battery-locking screw 90 degrees clockwise.
    • Use a coin or spudger to rotate the battery-locking screw 90 degrees clockwise.

  2. Lift the battery out of the computer.
    • Lift the battery out of the computer.

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  4. Remove the three evenly-spaced Phillips screws from along the rear wall of the battery compartment.
    • Remove the three evenly-spaced Phillips screws from along the rear wall of the battery compartment.

    • The screws are captive to the metal memory cover.

    • When replacing the battery casing, use a spudger to re-insert the foam cushioning behind the rear wall for propper battery spacing.

  5. Lift up on L-shaped memory cover, slide it to the right, and lift it out of the computer.
    • Lift up on L-shaped memory cover, slide it to the right, and lift it out of the computer.

Conclusion

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

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