Install Secondary Hard Drive to Dell Optiplex 740 desktop (horizonal) case

Posted on 2009-04-30
Last Modified: 2012-05-06
I have a Dell Optiplex 740 Desktop case (the one that sits horizontally) and im trying to install a secondary hard drive to the system. the problem is there is no obvious position for this drive to go... has anyone had to do this before or know of a solution.
Question by:nbrya13
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    Dell optiplexes arent designed for expandability.
    They are designed with one hard drive in mind.
    You will probably have to mount the second disk in an external USB enclosure.
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    or use a bigger sized disk drive
    they don't list an upgrade for this :

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