No tools are required for this procedure. You may, however, find a jeweler's flat-blade screwdriver useful in removing the battery from its holder.
Before you begin, open the computer and lay it on its side with the access side facing up. If a PCI card is installed in the slot next to the battery, remove the card.
Note: Be careful when sliding the battery from underneath the clip. Pulling up on the clip may cause it to break off.
3. Remove the battery from the enclosure.
Replacement Note: Insert the new battery under the battery holder clip, making sure the side of the battery with the positive symbol faces up and touches the clip.
Warning: Installing the battery incorrectly may cause an explosion. Be sure the battery's positive symbol faces up in the holder. Use only the same type of battery or an equivalent recommended by the manufacturer of the original.
Important: Batteries contain chemicals, some of which may be harmful to the environment. Please dispose of used batteries according to your local environmental laws and guidelines.
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