Installing an optical drive (desktop configuration)
Power down the workstation (see
Disconnect power from the system
Remove the side access panel
If your system has an airflow guide, remove it (see
Remove the front bezel (see
Remove the bezel blank from the bay in which you want to install the drive.
Install the four black metric M3 guide screws into the drive (1).
Align the screws with the grooves in the drive bay and gently slide the drive into the bay until it
snaps into place (2).
drive to see if it can be disengaged. Failure to properly secure the drive can cause damage to the
drive when moving the workstation.
Predisassembly procedures on page
(Predisassembly procedures on page
(Removing the side access panel on page
Removing the front bezel on page
Installing the optical drive
Ensure that the optical drive is secure in the workstation chassis by pulling on the
Removing the airflow guide on page
Removing and installing components