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      Hard Disk Drive Removal Movie - ThinkPad X1

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      Text of the audio portion of this movie
      1. Turn on the computer.
      2. Press Fn-F1 to access BIOS
      3. Select Config from the Main Menu
      4. Press the down arrow until you get to the power item and hit enter
      5. Press the down arrow to the Disable Built-in Battery item
      6. Read the item specific help
      7. Hit enter
      8. You will see:
      9. Setup warning!
      10. Please disconnect the AC adapter
      11. Hit enter to continue
      12. When the AC adapter is still plugged in, this message will not go away
      13. Now disconnect the AC adapter
      14. After you have disconnected the AC adapter, hit enter again
      15. you will see:
      16. Setup warning!
      17. System will be powered down if you select Yes
      18. Do you want to proceed?
      19. Yes
      20. Hit Enter
      21. The system will shut down and be safe for servicing.
      22. Loosen the single captive screw.
      23. Rotate the cover and slide it out.
      24. Free the tab.
      25. Pull the drive out of the slot.
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