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How to remove the hard drive from my dell dimension 2400 pc

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Hi there.
Firstly remove the power cord from the back of the desktop, then turn the unit round so the back of it is facing you, on the right hand side there may be a couple of screws and plastic catches, remove the screws and lift the plastic clips so the side panel opens up, once that is done you will be able to see the motherboard, the hard drive looks like this >>>>>How to remove the hard drive from my dell - e340c2b.jpegnow depending on the type of dell you have there maybe screws or green plastic strips that holds the HDD in place, if you cannot get it that way then the front panel has to be removed.
If this is the case post back and I'll tell you how remove it.

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Posted on Feb 23, 2009

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Hi,
Take the print out of the removal intructions from the link below
http://tinyurl.com/9x92t



Thanks
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Unplug your Computer, Remove the sides of the computer. Fined the HD. You can follow the IDE cable from the motherboard to the HD. Pull this cable and the power supply plug straight out. now just remove the four screws and it will slide out. The IDE Cable looks like thick duct tape. :)

Posted on Feb 23, 2009

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Dear Minita,

please follow these steps.

1. Click on START button, the click on RUN
2. Enter REGEDIT and press enter
3. When REGEDIT starts, open up the following folders
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE
SYSTEM
CurrentControlSet
Control
Class
{4D36E965-E325 -11CE-BFC1-08002BE10318}
4. After clicking on {4D36E965-E325 -11CE-BFC1-08002BE10318} you should see two settings on the right-hand side:
"Upperfilters"
"Lowerfilters"
Click on each of them, press DELETE and click YES.

Then close REGEDIT, shutdown & restart your PC

if you still having problem or any other questions, please do not hesitate to contact me.

Many Thanks.

Regards,

AJoshi

Posted on Mar 18, 2009

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