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Introduction

The solid state drive, or SSD in short, has the same functionality of the hard drive in storing data, but without a magnet. If the SSD is damaged from long time use or being given the wrong data, then a replacement for the SSD may be necessary.

Parts

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  1. Remove the twelve 5 mm  Phillips #1   screws from the back panel.
    • Remove the twelve 5 mm Phillips #1 screws from the back panel.

  2. Pry the back panel open with the plastic spudger or fingernails.
    • Pry the back panel open with the plastic spudger or fingernails.

    • Pry it gently so that the back panel does not crack.

  3. Remove the single 3 mm black screw using a Phillips #1 screwdriver. Remove the single 3 mm black screw using a Phillips #1 screwdriver.
    • Remove the single 3 mm black screw using a Phillips #1 screwdriver.

  4. Pull the SSD away from the motherboard.
    • Pull the SSD away from the motherboard.

Conclusion

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

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