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I'd like to dump my old blueberry i-Mac but first need to remove the hard drive. However, I can't work out how to open the Mac's plastic casing. (Can't bring myself to take a hammer to it!)

I presume the casing pops apart; but where does one start to prise?

Comments greatly appreciated ...

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Go to:

iFixit: The free repair manual

...they have DIY guides there.

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its fairly easy, instructions are here (scroll down for pictures

iMac G3 Disassembly Guide

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VMT for the helpful links ... all is now clear.

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