HP TouchSmart TX2, How to Remove Hard Drive

HP TouchSmart TX2 Remove the Hard Drive

To remove and replace the hard drive on an HP TouchSmart TX2,

All you need is a small Phillips screwdriver.
Step 1. Remove the Battery
Step 2. Remove the hard drive cover.
Step 3. Pull straight up the tab attached to the hard drive. it should come right out with very little effort.

If you are removing the hard drive and want to use it as an external drive, you can use a hard drive docking station like this: http://amzn.to/29Umyf6

 

When working on computers, it is advisable to use an anti-static wrist strap to protect sensitive electronics. http://amzn.to/2a6xzhm

If you have any questions about removing the hard drive on the HP TouchSmart TX2, please comment on my original YouTube video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HRXI0CwoncM