3.1.3.3 Lab – Install the Drives

3.1.3.3 Lab – Install the Drives

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Lab Activities
3.1.1.3 Lab – Install the Power Supply
3.1.2.6 Lab – Install the Motherboard
3.1.3.3 Lab – Install the Drives
3.1.4.4 Lab – Install Adapter Cards
3.1.5.5 Lab – Install Internal Cables
3.1.5.8 Lab – Install Front Panel Cables
3.1.5.12 Lab – Complete the Computer Assembly
3.2.2.8 Lab – Boot the Computer
3.3.1.6 Lab – BIOS File Search
3.3.3.2 Lab – Upgrade Hardware

Lab – Install the Drives (Answer Version)

Introduction

In this lab, you will install the hard disk and optical drives.

Answer Note: Ensure that the optical drive is installed right side up.

Recommended Equipment

  • Computer case with power supply and motherboard installed
  • Antistatic wrist strap and antistatic mat
  • Tool kit
  • Hard disk drive
  • Hard disk drive screws
  • Optical drive
  • Optical drive screws
  • Motherboard manual

Step 1: Install the Hard Disk Drive.

  1. Align the hard disk drive with the 3.5 inch drive bay.
  2. Slide the hard disk drive into the bay from the inside of the case until the screw holes line up with the holes in the 3.5 inch drive bay.
  3. Secure the hard disk drive to the case using the proper screws.

Step 2: Install the Optical Drive.

Note: Remove the 5.25 inch cover from one of the 5.25 inch external drive bays if necessary.

  1. Align the optical drive with the 5.25 inch drive bay.
  2. Insert the optical drive into the drive bay from the front of the case until the screw holes line up with the holes in the 5.25 inch drive bay and the front of the optical drive is flush with the front of the case.
  3. Secure the optical drive to the case using the proper screws.

This lab is complete. Please have the Answer verify your work.

From year to year, IT Essentials has updated many versions with difference questions. The latest version is version 6.0 in 2018. What is your version? It depends on your instructor creating your class. We recommend you to go thought all version if you are not clear. While you take online test with netacad.com, You may get random questions from all version. Each version have 1 to 10 different questions or more. After you review all questions, You should practice with our online test system by go to "Online Test" link below.
Version 5.0Version 6.0Online Assessmen
Chapter 3Chapter 3Online
Next Chapter
 Chapter 4Chapter 4Online
Lab Activities
3.1.1.3 Lab – Install the Power Supply
3.1.2.6 Lab – Install the Motherboard
3.1.3.3 Lab – Install the Drives
3.1.4.4 Lab – Install Adapter Cards
3.1.5.5 Lab – Install Internal Cables
3.1.5.8 Lab – Install Front Panel Cables
3.1.5.12 Lab – Complete the Computer Assembly
3.2.2.8 Lab – Boot the Computer
3.3.1.6 Lab – BIOS File Search
3.3.3.2 Lab – Upgrade Hardware