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      Hardware removal and installation - ThinkCentre A50, A51, A52, M52, S50, S51

      This page applies only for the following small form factor desktop systems:

      • ThinkCentre A50 (type 8419, 8320)
      • ThinkCentre A51 (type 8424, 8425)
      • ThinkCentre S50 (type 8092, 8183, 8416, 8418, 8127, 8429, 8417)
      • ThinkCentre S51 (type 8098, 8172, 8171, 8173)

      Note: You can also find instructions to remove and install hardware in the Hardware Maintenance Manual (HMM) for your system.

      Important: Read "Safety information" before opening the cover.

      Service position
      Completing the removal or installation  

      Component
      Cover
      Removal movie Installation movie Removal and installation instructions
      Diskette drive
      Removal movie Installation movie Removal and installation instructions
      Drive bay cage assembly
      Removal movie Installation movie Not available
      Fan grate
      Removal movie Installation movie Removal and installation instructions
      Front bezel
      Removal movie Installation movie Not available
      Front processor fan
      Removal movie Installation movie Removal and installation instructions
      Hard drive
      Removal movie Installation movie Removal and installation instructions
      Heat sink and processor
      Removal movie Installation movie Not available
      Keyboard
      Not available Not available Removal and installation instructions
      Locate components
      Not available Not available Removal and installation instructions
      Memory
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      Mouse
      Not available Not available Removal and installation instructions
      Optical drive
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      Power supply
      Removal movie Installation movie Removal and installation instructions
      Power switch and LED assembly
      Removal movie Installation movie Not available
      Processor
      Removal movie Installation movie Removal and installation instructions
      Riser card
      Removal movie Installation movie Not available
      Speaker
      Removal movie Installation movie Removal and installation instructions
      System board
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      PCI adapter
      Not available Not available Removal and installation instructions
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      • Alias ID: MIGR-51514
      • Document ID: PD010459
      • Last Updated :17 Jun 2014
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