Introduction

This guide will show you how to remove your laptops battery. This process requires no tools; just your hands! When doing this, make sure that the device is powered off and not hot from recent usage.

Image 1/1: Power off your laptop and unplug the charger.
  • Lay your laptop upside down on a flat surface.

  • Power off your laptop and unplug the charger.

  • Make sure you allow the laptop time to cool so that you aren't removing a hot battery.

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Image 1/2: Slide the switch all the way to the right and it should stay in place. Image 2/2: Slide the switch all the way to the right and it should stay in place.
  • Locate the right eject switch, labeled "1".

  • Slide the switch all the way to the right and it should stay in place.

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Image 1/1: Slide the switch to the left and remain pushing on it, because unlike switch "1" it will not stay in place on it's own.
  • The second eject switch is on the left and it is numbered "2".

  • Slide the switch to the left and remain pushing on it, because unlike switch "1" it will not stay in place on it's own.

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Image 1/2: Pull up and towards you. The battery will begin to lift out of the device. Image 2/2: Pull up and towards you. The battery will begin to lift out of the device.
  • With hand still pushing the left switch, grab onto notch at the center of the two switches.

  • Pull up and towards you. The battery will begin to lift out of the device.

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  • The battery can now be pulled out entirely. You are ready to replace it.

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Conclusion

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

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