Introduction

In this guide, we will be showing you how to remove and replace the Display Assembly.

Parts

No parts required.

WARNING:  Before working inside your computer, read the safety information that shipped with your computer.
  • WARNING: Before working inside your computer, read the safety information that shipped with your computer.

  • CAUTION: To avoid electrostatic discharge, ground yourself by using a wrist grounding strap or by periodically touching an unpainted metal surface (such as a connector on your computer).

  • NOTE: Dell or Alienware does not guarantee compatibility or provide support for hard drives from sources other than Dell.

  • NOTE: If you are installing a hard drive from a source other than Dell or Alienware, you need to install an operating system, drivers, and utilities on the new hard drive.

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Loosen the two captive screws that secure the hard-drive assembly to the computer base.
  • Loosen the two captive screws that secure the hard-drive assembly to the computer base.

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  • Using the pull-tab, pull the hard-drive assembly to disconnect the hard-drive assembly from the connector on the system board.

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  • Lift the hard-drive assembly out of the computer base.

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  • Remove the four screws that secure the hard drive to the hard-drive bracket.

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  • Lift the hard drive away from the hard-drive bracket.

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  • Place the NEW hard drive in the hard-drive bracket.

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  • Replace the four screws that secure the hard-drive to the hard-drive bracket.

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  • Place the hard-drive assembly in the computer base.

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  • Use the pull-tab to push the hard drive assembly and connect it to the connector on the system board.

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  • Tighten the two captive screws that secure the hard-drive assembly to the computer base.

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