Preliminary Steps

Before you begin, do the following:

  • Place the computer face down on an ESD mat.
  • Unplug all cables except the power cord, from the computer.
  • Remove the user access door.


IE it

1. Touch a metal surface inside the computer. Then unplug the computer. Important: Always do this before you touch any parts, or remove/install any components inside the computer. To avoid generating static electricity, do not walk around until you have finished removing or installing the battery and closed the computer.

2. WIth the nylon probe tool, carefully pry the battery out of the battery holder.


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