Removing and replacing components
This section discusses the procedures necessary to remove and install various hardware components
on your workstation.
Before servicing or upgrading your workstation:
Review the safety precautions and the
and Regulatory Information.
Locate and clear a suitable work area.
Shut down the system and remove power from the unit.
Gather your tools.
Remove and security devices.
Service your unit.
Restore power to your unit.
components that obstruct or prevent the removal of the component.
If you are unsure how to remove a particular component, please do one of the following:
1. Refer to the appropriate section in this chapter.
2. If the content you desire is not referenced in this chapter, see
3. See the manufacturer's web site for instructions for a third party (non-HP) component.
Use the following table to determine the sequence in which to remove the major components.
security lock (optional)
Chapter 4 Removal and replacement procedures
Prior to removing and replacing a component, make sure you remove all installed
and look under "Setup and Install – General" for instructions.
(Access panel on page
(Smart Cover Sensor)
Service considerations on page
Front panel I/O device assembly
panel I/O device assembly
48, as well as the Safety