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.

Lay your laptop upside down on a flat surface.
  • 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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Locate the right eject switch, labeled "1". 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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The second eject switch is on the left and it is numbered "2".
  • 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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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.
  • 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.
  • 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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