Introduction

The hard drive is the main source of virtual storage for the laptop. All pictures, documents, and programs are located within it. This guide will show you how to replace a hard drive if it is not functioning. The hard drive cover will be removed to access the hard drive.

Image 1/1: Keep these screws separate as they are a different size than the cover's screw.
  • Take out the four 6.7 mm screws that hold the hard drive and the mounting plate in place.

  • Keep these screws separate as they are a different size than the cover's screw.

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Image 1/2: Unplug the hard drive from the mother board. Image 2/2: Unplug the hard drive from the mother board.
  • Remove the hard drive from its location.

  • Unplug the hard drive from the mother board.

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Conclusion

To reassemble the device, follow the steps in reverse order.

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New bios update does not allow the SSD to be used, any idea how this is fixable ?

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