Introduction

How to replace or add memory to your Sony VAIO PCG-933A laptop.

Parts

No parts required.

Turn the laptop upside down The battery is located on the front right side of the laptop; the opposite side from the floppy disk drive.
  • Turn the laptop upside down

  • The battery is located on the front right side of the laptop; the opposite side from the floppy disk drive.

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As shown by the arrow, slide the plastic cover up and then pull out and downwards. You should now be able to pull the battery out. You should now be able to pull the battery out.
  • As shown by the arrow, slide the plastic cover up and then pull out and downwards.

  • You should now be able to pull the battery out.

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With the laptop facing you, flip the laptop upside down.
  • With the laptop facing you, flip the laptop upside down.

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Remove the 4mm Phillips screw that holds the small panel in the center of the laptop in place. Then remove the panel covering the RAM. The RAM should now be visible.
  • Remove the 4mm Phillips screw that holds the small panel in the center of the laptop in place.

  • Then remove the panel covering the RAM.

  • The RAM should now be visible.

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Release the plastic switches on each side of the stick of RAM. Carefully slide the stick of RAM out at an angle. DO NOT FORCE OUT.
  • Release the plastic switches on each side of the stick of RAM.

  • Carefully slide the stick of RAM out at an angle.

  • DO NOT FORCE OUT.

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Conclusion

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

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