How to disassemble a laptop? A series of video tutorials coming from codeandwine.com.
In this video tutorial Koza continues series by removing the removing the memory of a Dell Inspiron N4110 also known as the Dell 14R. Step by step explanations are given then shown. How to replace the DDR memory cards on the Dell Inspiron is also demonstrated. For the written content of what was basically done in the removal and replacement of the memory, view information below.
Philips Number 1 Screw Driver
Paint Brush - If you plan to clean your pieces along the way
Enough table area to set computer parts easily
Things to do
Remove the screw that holds the memory area cover
Find the pins that hold each DDR3 memory card. Push these to the sides
When memory cards pop out - remove gently and set aside
In case of replacement: Gather your new DDR3 memory cards
Gather your new DDR3 memory cards
Always ensure compatibility of these
Find the "crack" in the card and match it with the port on the laptop
Insert so that it fits flush
Press down gently until the pins click in the side holes
Repeat process for the next memory card
On achieving these steps, screw cover back and press down so the pins click
The maximum amount of memory this specific laptop can take is 8 GB of memory. At the store you might get it with 4 or 6 but its capacity is limited to an upgrade of 8 Gigs total.