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Replacing the internal m.2 SSD of a Dell Latitude E7470. You can only choose a 2280 m.2 SSD, the other sizes are not compatible with this PC.

Begin by removing the 8 screws circled in red on the photo opposite with a Philips # 0 screwdriver. Next, using the iFixit Opening Picks, lift the cover up from the dock connector. Unclip it gently. Next, using the iFixit Opening Picks, lift the cover up from the dock connector. Unclip it gently.
  • Begin by removing the 8 screws circled in red on the photo opposite with a Philips # 0 screwdriver.

  • Next, using the iFixit Opening Picks, lift the cover up from the dock connector. Unclip it gently.

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After removing the cover, the SSD slot is on the bottom right, right next to the battery. Make sure you have demagnetized before you start handling. The risk of grilling a component is very important. For example, you can use an antistatic wrist strap. To remove the SSD, simply remove the single screw that holds it. You can then pull the SSD out of its slot.
  • After removing the cover, the SSD slot is on the bottom right, right next to the battery.

  • Make sure you have demagnetized before you start handling. The risk of grilling a component is very important. For example, you can use an antistatic wrist strap.

  • To remove the SSD, simply remove the single screw that holds it. You can then pull the SSD out of its slot.

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Conclusion

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

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