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Vostro 3681 Service Manual

Removing the 3.5-inch hard drive


  1. Follow the procedure in Before working inside your computer.
  2. Remove the side cover.

About this task

The following images indicate the location of the 3.5-inch hard drive and provides a visual representation of the removal procedure:

Removing the 3.5-inch hard drive


  1. Disconnect the data and power SATA cables from the hard drive and remove the two #6-32 screws.
  2. Lift and remove the 3.5 inch hard drive from the bracket.

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