Adding a second hard drive to an Envy 17 (6015 Views)
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andrigtmiller
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Member Since: ‎07-06-2010
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Adding a second hard drive to an Envy 17

I recently purchased an Envy 17, and I purchased with only one hard drive.  I have an extra hard drive already, and thought I would just add it to the system, but when I opened up the laptop, there is no way to attach the drive, as the second bay doesn't have a connector of any kind, and of course, I also don't have the necessary caddy to secure the drive.

 

So, the question is can I add the second drive, and if so, how do I get the SATA connector, and caddy for the drive?

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dovski
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Member Since: ‎09-01-2010
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Re: Adding a second hard drive to an Envy 17

Hya,

 

was about to purchase same laptop but cant find the info youre looking for, di u ever find a solution or can anyone else here help?

 

thx in advance,

 

dov

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Cyclops
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Re: Adding a second hard drive to an Envy 17

On the Caddy and SATA Cable to add 2nd hard drive... It is orderable on HP Part Surfer, Link is here... http://partsurfer.hp.com/Search.aspx?SearchText=605415-001

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