Question about HP Hewlett Packard Pavilion Slimline S3100N PC Desktop
I'm trying to replace my RAM but it looks like the dvd drive is in the way. I've tried to remove it but it's stuck somehow, there's a small latch on the top that can lift and let me wiggle it a bit but the bottom is really on there. Is there a screw or something i'm missing? I don't want to risk breaking anything. Can you help?
Ok, what you've got to do are the following.
1. Remove outer cover. (you've obviously already done this)
2. Remove holder for personal storage device.
Pull up brown/black lever untill the unit lifts up and out
3. You can now see black screw holding in DVD/RW Drive - remove it.
4.Lift latch that you described
5. Push DVD Drive forward until you can access the memory
Posted on Jul 16, 2009
Here are the HP support instructions to replace the ram in your model. Sometimes the memory is just tight in the slot. Make sure you have pushed on the latches at both ends of the slot, and this will help to lever the card up from the slot as you pull it out.
I hope this information allows you to resolve this issue. If you need further assistance, please post back with a comment to this thread.
If I've managed to answer your question or solve a problem, please take just a moment to rate this post....thanks!
Posted on Jun 24, 2009
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
If you need more help come back.Post /
thumbs / testimonial are
Dec 12, 2010 | HP Hewlett Packard Pavilion Slimline...
Aug 21, 2010 | HP Hewlett Packard Pavilion Slimline...
Jun 22, 2010 | HP Hewlett Packard Pavilion Slimline...
Feb 05, 2010 | HP Hewlett Packard Pavilion Slimline...
Oct 15, 2009 | HP Hewlett Packard Pavilion Slimline...
Jun 27, 2009 | HP Hewlett Packard Pavilion Slimline...
Apr 06, 2009 | HP Hewlett Packard Pavilion Slimline...
Mar 19, 2009 | HP Hewlett Packard Pavilion Slimline...
Jan 27, 2014 | HP Hewlett Packard Pavilion Slimline...
1,690 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: