Introduction

Upgrade your RAM DIMM Module for more memory.

Parts

No parts required.

Image 1/2: Using a  Phillips #00 screw driver, remove the four 6.86 mm screws from the metal plate. Image 2/2: Using a  Phillips #00 screw driver, remove the four 6.86 mm screws from the metal plate.
  • Place the computer monitor face down on a safe, harmless surface.

  • Using a Phillips #00 screw driver, remove the four 6.86 mm screws from the metal plate.

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Image 1/1: The four screws do not completely separate from the metal plate.
  • Remove the metal plate from bottom of the iMac G4.

  • The four screws do not completely separate from the metal plate.

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Image 1/2: These tabs lock the module in place and releasing them will cause the module to "pop" up. Image 2/2: Remove the RAM module from the iMac.
  • Release the tabs on each side of the module by simultaneously pushing each tab away from the RAM.

  • These tabs lock the module in place and releasing them will cause the module to "pop" up.

  • Remove the RAM module from the iMac.

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Conclusion

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

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Ryan Kozak

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Please correct the title, this is a 144 pin SODIMM, it is not a DIMM

The 168 pin DIMM is used in the internal socket.

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