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Optical drive installation movie - ThinkCentre A50, A51, A52, M52, S50, S51

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Optical drive removal movie

Text of the audio portion of the optical drive installation movie

To install the optical drive

  1. Slide the drive into the bay until it is locked in place by the detent.
  2. Slide the retaining latch to the locked position.
  3. Close the drive access panel.
  4. Rotate the drive bay assembly to the open position.
  5. Connect the signal cable and power cable.
  6. Here is a close up of the detent action.
  7. Here is a closer look at the latch action.

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View detailed optical drive installation and removal instructions for A50, A51, S50 and S51 systems.

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