Introduction

This guide will go through the steps needed to install the laptop's RAM.

Turn the computer over onto its back.
  • Turn the computer over onto its back.

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Slide the lock on the left side to the unlock position. Slide the lock on the right side to the unlock position until there is a clicking sound.
  • Slide the lock on the left side to the unlock position.

  • Slide the lock on the right side to the unlock position until there is a clicking sound.

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Remove the battery by sliding it out while both locks remain in the unlock position. Remove the battery by sliding it out while both locks remain in the unlock position.
  • Remove the battery by sliding it out while both locks remain in the unlock position.

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Turn the computer over onto the back. Use a Phillips head screwdriver to remove the screw holding the RAM cover in place, and lift the cover. One 4.0 mm coarse thread screw.
  • Turn the computer over onto the back.

  • Use a Phillips head screwdriver to remove the screw holding the RAM cover in place, and lift the cover.

  • One 4.0 mm coarse thread screw.

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Use a plastic opening tool to open the silver flaps on either side of the RAM. Once both flaps are released, the RAM should pop up at an angle. Once both flaps are released, the RAM should pop up at an angle.
  • Use a plastic opening tool to open the silver flaps on either side of the RAM.

  • Once both flaps are released, the RAM should pop up at an angle.

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Grasp both sides of the RAM and pull to remove it. Grasp both sides of the RAM and pull to remove it.
  • Grasp both sides of the RAM and pull to remove it.

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Conclusion

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

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