Having problems with your Dell Dimension 4400 PC Desktop ?

How do I remove the harddrive from my dell dimension 4400? I am re-cycling the computer and want to destroy the hard drive for security purposes.


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Hello,
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\015\012First go to this page
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\015\012http://support.dell.com/support/edocs/systems/dim4400/techov.htm#1101565
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\015\012If you scroll down just a little, it shows how your case opens up. Lay it on its left side (right side if you are looking from the front), press in the 2 locking tabs, and lift up.
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\015\012That picture shows the hard drive location. Simply remove the data and power cables from the back. Then squeeze the plastic clips on the end of the drive and slide it up and out. That's it. You can remove the rail from the drive and slide it back in if someone else may be using it.
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\015\012Thanks for using Fixya.
Open the computer.Inside towards the front you will see the hard drive with two green rails atached to it.Unplug the cables attached.To remove the drive push the end of the green rails inwards and pull the drive out.
\015\012Good Luck
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