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Sony Pcv-w 600G hard drive replacement.

I have to replace a hard drive in a PCV-W 600G Sony all-in-one. Can you tell me how to get the thing apart, i have began taking out the obvious screws and no luck yet. do you know a place on the web I can get instructions or an illistrated parts breakdown or something to help me understand how to get this appart. Please send your response to [email protected] Thank you

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  • Anonymous Aug 08, 2008

    I'm sorry i was not clear enough in my first question. i know how to replace a hard drive, what i was looking for was how to get the case on the silly PC apart. there was some sort of code or somenting, two of us were looking at it and could not find how the case came appart. then just about when we were going to give up, the top piece on the case moves to the right. it has a slide lock sort of system that when we moved it to the right it came off and allowed us to ght to the additional screws to remove the rest of the case and expose the hard drive and other interior components. thanks for your help anyways.

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Replacing a hard drive is very simple. A hard drive will have two connectors a one for power(small plug usually white with 4 holes ), and an IDE cable that looks like a ribbon. You just have to remove the cables from the old hard drive and plug them into the new one.
An IDE cable looks like this(clcik here)
You see the four holes next to the IDE cable? Thats where the power connector is plugged in. Let me know if you need anything else.
Good luck!
Sai.

Posted on Aug 07, 2008

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