Introduction

This guide will show users how to replace the memory (RAM) from the Toshiba Dynabook.

Parts

No parts required.

Push apart the two spring loaded plastic tabs labeled #1 and #2.
  • Push apart the two spring loaded plastic tabs labeled #1 and #2.

  • Make sure to unplug any external power sources before working on the computer.

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The battery is now easily removed by pulling up from the notched tab on the inside edge.
  • The battery is now easily removed by pulling up from the notched tab on the inside edge.

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Remove the 4.5 mm screw labeled 4 and lift up panel from the vented 2" x "4 memory cover in the middle of the computer.
  • Remove the 4.5 mm screw labeled 4 and lift up panel from the vented 2" x "4 memory cover in the middle of the computer.

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Gently pull apart the two metal support clips on either side of the chip to release from the socket.  It will spring upwards when it is properly released.
  • Gently pull apart the two metal support clips on either side of the chip to release from the socket. It will spring upwards when it is properly released.

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Gently pull the chip out of the clips.
  • Gently pull the chip out of the clips.

  • Touching the contacts or the chips on the board could destroy the components.

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Conclusion

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

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