Updating video card in hp notebook computer

31-Jul-2017 08:45

Release the touch pad cable and remove the top cover assembly. Be careful, the touch pad cable is still attached to the motherboard. If you are replacing the hard drive, you’ll have to transfer the caddy and connector to the new drive.Before you remove the wireless card, you’ll have to disconnect both antenna cables pointed with green arrows.

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After that remove two screws securing the wireless card and pull it from the slot by the edges.On the picture below you can see the connector unlocked. In the next guide I’ll explain how to get inside the display panel and remove the web camera module. Some HP Pavilion dv9000 models have only one hard drive installed.As you can see, in my computer there is no second hard drive under the cover.

After that remove two screws securing the wireless card and pull it from the slot by the edges.

On the picture below you can see the connector unlocked.

In the next guide I’ll explain how to get inside the display panel and remove the web camera module.

Some HP Pavilion dv9000 models have only one hard drive installed.

As you can see, in my computer there is no second hard drive under the cover.

If your machine was assembled as a complete system and you have not upgraded or modified the video card, it is recommended that you visit the system assembler's website.