File name Deskstar 60GXP Quick Installation Guide v1.0.pdf
IBM storage products
Quick installation guide
System requirements for Ultra ATA/100 Quick installation procedure
If you do not have the components listed below, your Note: Back up all data before installing drive!
drive will function but at speeds lower than 100 MB/s.
1. Turn off your computer system.
Y 40 pin, 80 conductor cable 2. Remove cover as instructed by your computer
Y A controller card or motherboard chipset with Ultra system manual.
ATA/100 capability 3. Discharge static electricity per handling pre-
Y Ultra ATA/100 compatible BIOS or driver cautions.
4. Unplug your computer.
5. Note mounting position of existing drive(s) and
Handling precautions cable(s). If replacing a drive or cable, remove it.
6. Remove drive from ESD bag.
Y Set the drive down gently to prevent damage from 7. Record model, part, and serial number for future
impact or vibration. reference.
Y Do not open the ESD bag containing the drive until 8. Refer to the diagram below to set the required
Y Handle the drive carefully by the edges. Do not
touch the exposed printed circuit board or any I G E C A
electronic components. H F D B
Y Do not press on the top or bottom of the drive.
Y Do not cover the drive breather hole.