Lesson 14. Upgrading a Mac mini

Reference Files

Mac mini Service Manual (mac_mini_early_late_06.pdf)

Time

This lesson takes approximately 1 hour to complete.

Goals

Install a hard drive in a Mac mini

The Mac mini line of consumer desktop computers is not designed to be modified by end users. Additional random-access memory (RAM) and any other options or upgrades must be either ordered as configure-to-order (CTO) options at the time of purchase, or installed by an Apple Authorized Service Provider (AASP) or Apple retail store after purchase.

This lesson demonstrates how Apple-certified service technicians can open the Intel-based Mac mini (Early 2006) to upgrade the memory and hard drive. Open the Apple Service Source manual, review the General ...

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