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Old 12-10-2005, 02:54 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I just bought the lian li server case.I was about to install my 2 74gb raptors when I noticed the hard drives mount verticaly.Is that ok?I mean is there a wrong way to install a hard drive?Is it better horizontil or vertical.If I install it vertical, is there a right side or a wrong side to set it on?Help, I want to get building my sytem.Thanks whoever can help.
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let the screw holes line up with the screw holes in the case, and your all done
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Old 12-10-2005, 03:30 PM   #3 (permalink)
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you are ok man dont worry i was wondering the same thing the other day when i was cleaning my moms computer
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I just bought the lian li server case.I was about to install my 2 74gb raptors when I noticed the hard drives mount verticaly.Is that ok?I mean is there a wrong way to install a hard drive?Is it better horizontil or vertical.If I install it vertical, is there a right side or a wrong side to set it on?Help, I want to get building my sytem.Thanks whoever can help.
that's how both of my HD's are mounted in my Compaq and I haven't had a problem.
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Nope. That's how the cool kids do it nowadays. :amazed:
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Nope. That's how the cool kids do it nowadays. :amazed:
oh ****, then I'm a trendsetter.......my hd's have been like that for over 5 years
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oh ****, then I'm a trendsetter.......my hd's have been like that for over 5 years
Oh how I envy you trendsetting popular kids! Gosh . Mine are horizontal!
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Oh how I envy you trendsetting popular kids! Gosh . Mine are horizontal!
don't hate cause you're a nerd
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