The most common method of upgrading a PC? This installation and the connection to drive it.
This operation does not require treatment in the servicecenter, so how to connect the drive is not difficult, as all you need? a small screwdriver, suitable for small cogs of the PC case.
Turn off the computer and remove power it. Remove the side cover of the computer chassis. At the top of the front side of the body, remove the plastic plug located on the site of the installation of the new drive.
Inspect wires and connectorsmotherboard. Hard disks and drives are usually connected to the terminals with the same interface: ATA or SATA. Accordingly, loops with which they are connected to the motherboard are also the same. Decide on the drive connection sequence. Depending on it, set it on the jumper? Master? or? Slave ?.
If the respective loops in the system unitthere is a free slot, then after installing the drive in the designated place at the top of the body from the outside, connect it to the appropriate jack of the drive. If involved plumes free plug left, connect to the motherboard comes with a new cable drive. In the future, this cable can be connected and the other drives and hard drives. In the corresponding socket, connect cable, power supply from the power supply.
Secure the drive with the two screws. Insert the side cover and close the system case. Turn on the computer. If the installation was performed correctly, the drive will be automatically detected in the BIOS, and will be available for the operating system.