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  • Starting with the laptop top-down, locate and remove the twelve 1mm Phillips #0 screws securing the back cover to the main body of the computer.

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Image 1/2: Be sure to avoid headphone jack when removing back cover by lifting cover away from computer and up. Image 2/2: Be sure to avoid headphone jack when removing back cover by lifting cover away from computer and up.
  • Use the Plastic Opening Tools or Metal Spudger to carefully loosen back cover from the body of the computer.

  • Be sure to avoid headphone jack when removing back cover by lifting cover away from computer and up.

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  • Lift off back cover to access inner components of computer.

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  • Use a pair of tweezers to gently disconnect the two antenna cables.

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  • Locate and remove the single 1mm Phillips #0 screw that is securing the wireless card to the motherboard.

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Image 1/2: Do not pull the wireless card up when removing it. This could snap the connections. Image 2/2: Do not pull the wireless card up when removing it. This could snap the connections.
  • Gently grasp wireless card with two fingers and pull away from motherboard to the left.

  • Do not pull the wireless card up when removing it. This could snap the connections.

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Conclusion

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

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