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Removing L100 hard drive

Hi my L100's hard drive is nadded (technical term) I'm planning on removing the hard drive putting it into an external sata case thing so I can recover some files of it. I've opened the case but everything is so tiny and I can't see how to remove the drive. Instructions would be much appreciated.

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Remove the front panel by gently lifting the three flat plastic tabs. Remove one screw at the corner of the disk drive and lift the disk drive and DVD drive upward by the plastic handle on top. Disconnect the two SATA connectors from the disk drive by simply pulling them off. Disconnect the ribbon cable from the DVD drive gently lifting up on the black tab at the ribbon connector. This is hinged and releases the ribbon cable.

The unit is now free and you can turn it over and remove the screws securing the disk drive.

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