A personal computer is where many of us keep our important personal “items” (the digital kind, at least) such as family photos. Yet computers don’t last forever and in the event your computer crashes, you will want to recover the hard drive for use with a different computer. The following instructions will guide you in the removal of the hard drive. Some laptops have hard drives that are easily accessible through a cover on the underside. However these instructions are for a laptop in which you have to remove the keyboard to access the hard drive, which is a considerably more difficult task.
Step 1: Tools Needed
Jeweler’s screwdriver, laptop with hard drive.