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Introduction

Remove the RAM module with this guide. Reverse the steps to install a new one to allow for more laptop storage.

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  1. Close the laptop, and flip it upside down. You want the spine to be furthest away from you. Close the laptop, and flip it upside down. You want the spine to be furthest away from you. Close the laptop, and flip it upside down. You want the spine to be furthest away from you.
    • Close the laptop, and flip it upside down. You want the spine to be furthest away from you.

  2. Release the locking mechanism by switching the left slider  to the left.
    • Release the locking mechanism by switching the left slider to the left.

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  4. Slide the right slider to the right, and simultaneously, pull the battery out at a diagonal angle. Slide the right slider to the right, and simultaneously, pull the battery out at a diagonal angle.
    • Slide the right slider to the right, and simultaneously, pull the battery out at a diagonal angle.

  5. With the Phillips #0 screwdriver, unscrew the 4.6mm screw on the left side of the "L"-shaped covering. With the Phillips #0 screwdriver, unscrew the 4.6mm screw on the left side of the "L"-shaped covering.
    • With the Phillips #0 screwdriver, unscrew the 4.6mm screw on the left side of the "L"-shaped covering.

  6. Lift up the "L"-shaped plastic covering to remove it. Lift up the "L"-shaped plastic covering to remove it.
    • Lift up the "L"-shaped plastic covering to remove it.

  7. Push the two metal prongs on either side of the RAM module away from the module simultaneously. Lift up the RAM module to remove. Lift up the RAM module to remove.
    • Push the two metal prongs on either side of the RAM module away from the module simultaneously.

    • Lift up the RAM module to remove.

Conclusion

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

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