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How to remove a hard drive on a Sony Vaio Model PCG-9411

A friend of mine wants to get rid of his old laptop but wants to keep the hard drive. Do I have to totally open the laptop to get to the hard drive.
It does not have an easy access to the hard drive and I cant find the removal instructions.

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  • sol_solution Mar 12, 2009

    It is a Sony Vaio Model PCG-9411. The solution you provided was perfect. It was exactly what I was looking for. In fact I already removed the hard drive. Took less than 3 minutes. Thanks.

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Can you please describe the model number as well ?

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