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Can I install Seagate barracuda 160 gb 7200 sata hd to replace hd in OptiPlex 360?

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Hello

Yes you can
Assuming you have backed up all your data that is important to you (pictures , files, documents etc)
WARNING you will have to reinstall windows on to your computer after installing new hard drive!! make sure you have windows disks
here is the link on how you replace it. Its on page 70
ftp://ftp.dell.com/Manuals/all-products/esuprt_desktop/esuprt_optiplex_desktop/optiplex-360_service%20manual_en-us.pdf

hope that helps

Posted on May 02, 2014

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