Introduction

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

Parts

No parts required.

  1. Turn the laptop upside down
    • 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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  2. As shown by the arrow, slide the plastic cover up and then pull out and downwards.
    • 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.

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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.

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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.

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Conclusion

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

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