Adding a second hard drive internally Tags: Computer Hard Drives Storage Last response: January 18, 2010 2:55 AM in Storage Share jlsimmons9 January 18, 2010 12:21:21 AM i just want to know if it is even possible to add a second hard drive (internally) to my computer? More about : adding hard drive internally elmo2006 a b G Storage January 18, 2010 12:26:02 AM ...errr...have you opened up the case to scope out the real estate space. That would be a good start... jlsimmons9 January 18, 2010 12:42:06 AM thanks Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer sminlal a c 414 G Storage January 18, 2010 2:55:31 AM You need to open the computer to see if: a) There is a place to install the drive, b) There is an unused data connector on the motherboard and what type it is (IDE or SATA) c) There is an unused power connector You can get a "Y" splitter cable if you've run out of power connectors, but lack of the other two (space and a spare data connector) are harder to overcome. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumAdding a second internal hard drive ForumAdding second internal hard drive in my PC. ForumNeed Help Adding Second Internal Hard Divre [HP Pavilion Elite e9290f] ForumAdding a second hard drive ForumAdding a Second Hard Drive : Hints for the Clueless ForumAdded second internal hard drive ForumAdding second drive to SATA card vs. motherboard PATA ports ForumSecond **internal hard drive in Dell Inspiron . Possible? ForumAdding a second hard drive for back up ForumSecond Hard Drive ForumAdding a second SATA internal disk ForumCan i install a second hard drive from 32 bit computer into a windows 7 computer ForumAdding a second hard drive , some questions. ForumSecond hard drive in Dell Studio 540MT ForumAdding a second SATA hard drive ForumHow do I remove partitions from second internal drive ForumAdding a second hard drive trouble ForumAdding a second hard drive to gaming rig without bottlenecking? ForumMy computer is saying that there is a hard disk failure Forum[Solved] Replace DMA/ATA-100 (Ultra) HHD with solid state drive More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !