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Introduction

Use this guide to remove the Microsoft Surface Pro X SSD and SIM card door, for access to the SSD or SIM card or to replace a damaged door.

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  1. Make sure your Surface Pro X is turned off, and laying screen-side down on a soft surface. 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.
    • Make sure your Surface Pro X is turned off, and laying screen-side down on a soft surface.

    • 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.

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  3. 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.
    • 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.

  4. Lift the SSD and SIM card door and remove it from the Surface.
Conclusion

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

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