Solved: New HDD's In HP Dv7.whats Going On?
Hoping to help you get by the common pitfalls.Here is the cable you need on eBay UK:http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/HP-Pavilion-DV7-6000-6xxx-Series-Second-Hard-Disk-Drive-Connector-Cable-SA...Now let's work on getting the Windows 7 installation backed up so you can install The HP recovery disk will work for that. Why not chat with someone from HP online? View Solution.
Click on the white star and give it a Kudos! On page 46 you may check where you may install secondary hard drive. ** Say thanks by clicking the "Thumb up" icon below. **** Make it easier for other people to Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe to RSS Feed Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report Inappropriate Content 12-05-2012 02:33 PM Thanks RayRRod. What is your model number again. http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/HP-Pavilion-dv7-second-HDD-installation-problem/td-p/3855310
It is clear to me that this is not intended to be a user-performed installation. Here is a link to the HP Part Surfer page for your notebook. Reply 1 1 zha Tutor Posts: 15 Member Since: 06-20-2013 Message 8 of 12 (578 Views) Report Inappropriate Content Re: hp dv7 6b51ea, install second SSD hard drive HELP Options Mark Any ideas what might be happening?
Reply 0 0 Huffer Provost Posts: 24,792 Member Since: 11-12-2008 Message 9 of 12 (559 Views) Report Inappropriate Content Re: hp dv7 6b51ea, install second SSD hard drive HELP Options Mark Solved! The kit 665597-001. $47.50 US. Showing results for Search instead for Do you mean or Post new question Post new question Question Reply Topic Options Subscribe Mark Topic as New Mark Topic as Read Float this
View Solution. The only way is to get a 1TB SSD or buy a new copy of windows 7. Mark it as an Accepted Solution!> See a great post? But nowhere else.But the search of 448304-001 shows me a kit with no cable.And the cable? 448307-001 HP partsurfer says it is "no longer supplied"!!!And an internet search shows this as
Reply 0 0 Everyone's Tags: dv7 2nd hdd View All (1) lunaticu Tutor Posts: 18 Member Since: 09-16-2011 Message 5 of 13 (5,437 Views) Report Inappropriate Content Re: HP Pavilion dv7-6110sl https://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/installing-new-hdd-on-dv7/m-p/329618 You can use the 1 TB drive running Windows and use the Windows 7 system image backup onto another drive, then make a system recovery disk (DVD) and use the system The after market drive would be cheaper than option two. He thinks it would be about $15-16 US.2.
Does that include the C: drive ? The M-board is inside a barrier that might be called the bottom of the laptop - the outer surface of the laptop. (The battery and HDD bays are outside the actual Reply 1 1 DavidPK Provost Posts: 44,162 Member Since: 09-24-2010 Message 4 of 10 (23,336 Views) Report Inappropriate Content Re: Install Second Hard Drive On HP Pavilion DV7-4270us Laptop Options Mark AnonymousMay 11, 2010, 11:58 PM I'm thinking of doing something similar but since getting the actual hp hard drive is actually kinda expensive, I was gonna buy a hard drive to
View solution in context Reply 0 0 Daniel_Potyrala Provost Posts: 10,923 Member Since: 01-31-2009 Message 2 of 7 (8,068 Views) Report Inappropriate Content Re: Pavilion dv7 - Can I add a They are out of stock. Additional batteries are affected. It contains the specifications of the hard drive and the disassembly instructions for the notebook.If you have any further questions feel free to ask.
The connection is nextto the memory modulesCost for the kit is about 45 usa bucks if bought from hp and about 35 if bought from that other companyhttp://www.newmodeus.com/shop/index.php?main_page=product_info&products_id=345This will give you But have pulled up, and tried to slide till plastic tab is about to tear, doesn't look like there is room to move anywhere but up, says to pull tab to Is it possible to change a setting in BIOS or BIOS itself to use the two disks together?
First, yes your laptop will support a 250 gig or 500 gig or 1 TB SSD.
On page 46 you may check where you may install secondary hard drive.I appreciate the information.Thank you! Yet I'm sure that you did read those words, so I've reworded my question. First Time Here? This shows the drive plug disconnected from the mother board.
Showing results for Search instead for Do you mean or Post new question Post new question Question Reply Topic Options Subscribe Mark Topic as New Mark Topic as Read Float this They also will ship from US to UK but that is not cheap. I'm aiming for "Clear and Appreciative". Carpe Diem!
Solved! There is the caddy but no cable.So.... The kit 448304-001 $47.50 US Supposed to be the same as #2 above.So I did an internet search on those numbers - the 665597-001 led me to the service manual for For someone who has never removed a hard drive, this would not be an obvious thing to figure out.There are a whole bunch of pictures that I sent him that I
Do I need another bracket and/or mylar shield?HP support have sent me a bootable recovery cd but say that bootable cd and windows 7 version will only work with a 1TB Please let me know how this can be done.Also though there is space for the second HDD (with a metal bracket), I need to know what else I need to install I did not take that advice because (and the next two paragraphs I've added so that well-intended forum members won't continue to give me the standard answer for laptops that actually System loaded up on old hdd, 2 minutes to done load, now tad over 50 seconds WOW.
I was told it would not be possible to install the recovery disc onto a 250gb SSD and use the replacement 1tb HDD as a second drive (unless I bought a This hard drive is spectacular out of the box and quiet, hopefully not back with a tale of whoa down the road.To Haggiscat , friend you rock. i have a black hp dv7 dual core amd aultra i want to fit a quad core whichs is the one i need solved We're do I get restate/repair disk for That is exactly what I am looking for.