Memory removal and installation - ThinkPad X301

For access, remove these FRUs in order:

Memory removal

Please perform the following steps as shown in the pictures below.

Note: Loosen the screws [1], but do not remove them.

Memory removal step 1

Memory removal step 2

Note: If only one DIMM is used on the computer you are servicing, the card must be installed in SLOT-0 ([a]), but not in SLOT-1 ([b]).

Memory removal step 3 and 4


Memory installation

When installing: Insert the notched end of the DIMM into the socket. Press the DIMM firmly, and pivot it until it snaps into the place. Make sure that it is firmly fixed in the slot and does not move easily.

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  • Alias ID: MIGR-71373
  • Document ID: PD002006
  • Last Updated :17 Jun 2014
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