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Microsoft Surface Pro X SSD and SIM Card Door Removal

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  1. Microsoft Surface Pro X SSD and SIM Card Door Removal, Open the kickstand: step 1, image 1 of 2 Microsoft Surface Pro X SSD and SIM Card Door Removal, Open the kickstand: step 1, image 2 of 2
    • Make sure your Surface Pro X is turned off, and laying screen-side down on a soft surface.

    • After turning off your device, make sure to remove the SSD from the Surface before starting any repairs. This will disconnect the battery and prevent damage to the device.

    • Lift the kickstand to at least a 90° angle, so that it is perpendicular to the Surface's screen. The further you open the hinge, the easier it is to access the SSD and SIM card door.

  2. Microsoft Surface Pro X SSD and SIM Card Door Removal, Open the SSD and SIM card door: step 2, image 1 of 2 Microsoft Surface Pro X SSD and SIM Card Door Removal, Open the SSD and SIM card door: step 2, image 2 of 2
    • Insert a SIM card eject tool or a paperclip into the small hole in the bottom right corner of the SSD and SIM card door, located near the bottom right corner of the Surface.

    • Press firmly to open the door.

  3. Microsoft Surface Pro X SSD and SIM Card Door Removal, Remove the SSD and SIM card door: step 3, image 1 of 1
Conclusion

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

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