Connect the power cable (1) and data cable (2) to the rear of the optical drive.
Carefully rotate the drive cage back down to its normal position.
Cable management on page
Replace the front bezel (see
Replace the access panel (see
Restore all connections and equipment that you removed during the
Removing a hard disk or media card from the drive cage
The 3.3 cm (3.5 in) drive is located underneath the 13.3 cm (5.25 in) optical drive. A media card can
also be installed at this location. If an optical drive is present, you must remove it before removing the
To remove a hard drive or media card from the drive cage:
Follow the procedures listed in the
Remove the access panel (see
Remove the front bezel (see
Remove the optical disk drive if it is present. (See
Connecting the power and data cables
Be careful not to pinch any cables or wires when rotating the drive cage down.
Installing the front bezel on page
Installing the access panel on page
Failure to follow the predisassembly procedures can result in equipment damage or
Removing the access panel on page
Removing the front bezel on page
Predisassembly for drives on page 77
Removing an optical drive on page
Removing and installing components