iMac G5 17" Model A1058 RAM Replacement
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- Author: Walter Galan
- Difficulty: Easy
Increase your iMac's multitasking ability by adding RAM, allowing more programs to run at the same time. Speed is negligibly affected.
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Lay the iMac display-side down on a flat surface.
Loosen the three Phillips screws securing the rear panel to the iMac.
These screws are captive in the iMac. The center screw will stop turning after about 3.5 turns and the outer screws will stop turning after about 5.5 turns. Do not try to remove these screws from your iMac.
Lift the rear panel slightly from the bottom edge of the iMac.
Pull the rear panel toward yourself and remove it from the iMac.