Introduction

The purpose of this guide is to show how to properly remove the hard drive.

Tools

No tools required.

Parts

No parts required.

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  • Locate the bay door for the battery on the left side of the laptop.

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Image 1/2: Pull out the battery. Image 2/2: Pull out the battery.
  • Slide the latch to the right and then down to unlock it.

  • Pull out the battery.

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Image 1/1: Open the optical drive bay by sliding its latch to the right.
  • Flip the device upside down with the handle facing away from you.

  • Open the optical drive bay by sliding its latch to the right.

  • Locate optical drive release mechanism on the bottom of the laptop.

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  • Slide the latch cover to the right.

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  • Push the exposed switch to the left to eject the optical drive.

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Conclusion

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

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What kind of USB enclosure would this fit in?

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