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

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Optical drive installation movie

Text of the audio portion of the optical drive removal movie

To remove the optical drive

  1. Disconnect the power cable and the signal cable.
  2. Rotate the drive bay assembly down.
  3. Slide the retaining latch to the unlock position.
  4. Open the drive access panel, and slide the drive out of the bay. Here's a close up of the retaining latch.

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

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