8. Use a Phillips screwdriver to install two screws on each side of the sled, yet skipping the middle
screw hole, as shown in Figure 3.
Figure 3. Installing the mounting screws on each side of the hard drive sled
9. Push the sled into the drive bay until the lever locks into place.
10. Slide the lock for the sled to the right to lock it. The hard disk drive power indicator is lit.
11. If you removed the plastic cover from the front of the hard drive bay, you must reinstall it. To
reinstall the cover:
a. Press the two plastic tabs that are on the right side of the cover to insert the cover into the
b. Press the plastic cover and slide it to the left to lock it into place.
The appliance automatically recognizes the new drive and rebuilds the array. The hard disk drive activity
lights flicker rapidly until the array is rebuilt.
The amount of time the appliance takes to rebuild the array depends on the size of the hard drive and on
the number of other programs that are also running on the appliance.
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