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How to replace the hard drive in your Dell Notebook

Published Jul 19, 2023

This video provides instructions on how to replace the hard drive in a Dell notebook. It recommends taking precautions to avoid static damage, reviewing the product manual, and locating a Phillips head screwdriver. The process involves disconnecting cables and removing the battery, loosening screws to remove the bottom base cover, removing screws to release the hard drive, replacing the hard drive bracket, and sliding the new hard drive back into the notebook. This video also provides additional instructions for systems where the hard drive can be removed without removing the back panel and for installing the operating system on a new hard drive.