Adding A Second Hard Drive
To Dell Dimension 8400 Computer
There are lots of reasons why you would want to add
to your computer. It's not that hard if you want to do it yourself. It's
basically just plug it in and hook up the wires. I added another hard
drive to my computer. As I performed each step I took pictures just to
document the process in case I ever had to do it again.
second hard drive
The following pictures show the steps it takes to add a second hard
drive to the Dell Dimension 8400 computer.
Turn Off Your Computer.
Now The Hard Part (Not Really)
Open the Cover
Lay the computer on its side so that the arrow on
the bottom of the computer points up.
Opening the cover:
Facing the back of the computer, press the release
button on the right side with one hand while pulling up on the top of
the cover with the other hand.
Press the release button on the left side of the
computer with one hand while pulling up on the top of the cover with the
Hold the bottom of the computer with one hand, and
then pull open the cover with the other hand.
Perform the installation steps as pictured above.
Reference: Dell™ Dimension™ 8400 Service
Authored By Mike Coviello (Tanner)
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