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Cracking open the Apple TV

Remove the four hard drive mounting screws

First, flip the base plate over and rest the drive against a flat surface or hold the drive in your hand. Remove the four T8 screws that secure the hard drive to the base plate. Then, disconnect the ATA drive cable.

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