Introduction

Replacing the hard drive in your laptop is a beginner level repair, which can easily be executed.

Parts

No parts required.

Unscrew the two screws holding the panel over the hard drive using a Phillips screwdriver. The panel is located on the top right of the laptop's underside. Unscrew the two screws holding the panel over the hard drive using a Phillips screwdriver. The panel is located on the top right of the laptop's underside.
  • Unscrew the two screws holding the panel over the hard drive using a Phillips screwdriver. The panel is located on the top right of the laptop's underside.

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Remove the cover, firmly lifting from the indent. It is recommended that you leave the screws in the panel.
  • Remove the cover, firmly lifting from the indent. It is recommended that you leave the screws in the panel.

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Remove the screw located under the plastic tab. Remove the screw located under the plastic tab.
  • Remove the screw located under the plastic tab.

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Remove the hard drive by pulling the tab upwards and sliding the hard drive out. Remove the hard drive by pulling the tab upwards and sliding the hard drive out.
  • Remove the hard drive by pulling the tab upwards and sliding the hard drive out.

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Conclusion

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

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