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I want to install a second hard drive in my HP dv7-4180us what do I need

I want to install a second hard drive in my HP, what do I need to install it besides the mounting case from HP and cable. but where does it hook up and what are the part numbers

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Yes, you can use, Please see label attached to the harddrive for a jumper setting to become primary harddrive.

in the DVD rom there's also a label on it. but the most common setting is slave is in the center.

C S M -

c-cable select
s-Slave
M- Master
the jumper is set to center to become a slave.


the hard drive is should be a master

connecting to the other end of the IDE cable.

HDD-should be a master
DVD rom-Should be a slave

Hope this help.

Posted on Feb 20, 2008

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Sure it will, put the jumper setting on the hdd to cable select mode.

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I'll assume you're using windows xp, but in any case have you tried going to my computer>manage>disk management to see if it appears? If not, refer to pg 8 or pg 14 of this article to Install a hard drive. You may have to enter the bios (F1 at boot) to allow the new drive. Also see this link to your bios setup screens.
If you're still having problems after looking through this info and checking the bios setup, write back and we'll be happy to help sort it out...

I hope this information allows you to resolve this issue. If you need further assistance, please post back with a comment to this thread.
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SOURCE: Okay! Now I have a problem. On the SR2180NX (along

If you can not find any, keep it on the floor of the case ;)

i had same problem, now , one of my hdd is not hooked on anything. Well, there can be found a cd-rom like HDD case, it should be found on any computer selle shops.

Posted on Oct 09, 2009

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