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Chapter 37. Upgrading Your CPU and BIOS > Removing a CPU from a ZIF Socket

Removing a CPU from a ZIF Socket

To remove a processor from a ZIF socket, follow these steps:

1.
Make sure that you are grounded before you remove the upgrade processor from its container. Swing the lever out slightly to unlock it, and then swing back the ZIF socket lever to release tension on the pins.

2.
Gently lift out the processor.


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