Optional drive bay installation movie - ThinkCentre A51, A52, M52, M52e

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To install the optional drive bay cage:

  1. Place the system in the service position
  2. Turn off the system and all attached peripheral devices.
  3. Disconnect all power cords and all external signal cables.
  4. For easier access to components, place the system on its side. This is the recommended service position.
  5. Remove the side cover. Press the cover-release button on the right side cover, slide the cover to the rear and lift it off.
  6. Install the optional drive bay cage. Align the cage over the chassis using the tabs on the cage and the slots on the sides of the chassis as a guide.
  7. Secure with the two screws.
  8. To install the drive into the cage.
  9. Align the screw on the drive with the slots on the cage.
  10. Lower the drive into the cage and secure it in place with the single thumb screw.
  11. Connect the power and signal cables.
  12. Rotate the cage down.
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Detailed optional drive bay installation and removal instructions for ThinkCentre A51, A52, M52, M52e systems

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