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Introduction

Replacing the internal battery which regulates several functions in the computer, including the calendar.

  1. Pull on outer latch. Lower door until it is level with your work surface.
    • Pull on outer latch.

    • Lower door until it is level with your work surface.

    • Before working on the computer make sure it is not plugged into a power supply, then touch a metal object. This discharges static electricity, which could damage the computer.

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  3. Locate the battery. Remove and replace battery.
    • Locate the battery.

    • Remove and replace battery.

    • Push the PMU button once, and only once, to reset the power supply.

Finish Line

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Justin Petrilli

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2 Comments

Nice simple post. You might make the battery number / size more obvious, for anxious nerds like me…

Thank you!

Lars-Peter Jorgensen - Reply

Not bad, but PMU button location is not explained… the button on the front to start it?

rwwseditor - Reply

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