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I need to replace the hard drive in my Sony Laptop

I need to replace the hard drive in my Sony Vaio VGN-S460P laptop computer. I can't figure out how to find, remove, and replace it. Any ideas? Sony won't tell me how to do it and there is nothing in the documentation.

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