Ideas on SSD install/Upgrade w Hp Pavilion 724c Tags: SSD HP Pavilion HD Solid State Storage Last response: November 18, 2011 5:40 PM in Storage Share Sentient2 November 18, 2011 3:57:56 PM Can I add or must I replace the HD on my HP Pavilion 724C with a Solid State Drive? More about : ideas ssd install upgrade pavilion 724c bobusboy November 18, 2011 5:19:22 PM You can probably add one if your computer has extra SATA connections; but to get your operating system on the SSD you will have to reinstall it; this will cause you to lose all your data unless you back it up. m 0 l JohnnyLucky a c 303 G Storage November 18, 2011 5:40:09 PM Open your pc case and take a look. See of there is an extra drive bay and an extra SATA 2 or SATA 3 connection on the motherboard. Here is a link to the official HP "how to" page for installing or replacing a drive in the HP724c desktop pc: http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/document?docname=bph... BTW - How old is your pc? The 724c was first introduced in January 2003. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer k1114 a b G Storage November 18, 2011 5:40:12 PM The pc is too old and has no sata ports and no pcie ports, it's ide and agp. You cannot even use a ssd. http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/Docume... Edit: Well acuatlly there are ide to sata adapters but why bother. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Ideas on SSD install/Upgrade w Hp Pavilion Laptop Forum SolvedSSD improve performance of HP Pavilion G6 Forum SolvedAny Idea if this HP Pavilion dv9854ca LCD is fixable without spending money? Forum Solvedhp pavilion 500-298w Forum SolvedHP Pavilion p6803w Processor Upgrade for around $180. Forum Solvedcompatible with my HP Pavilion p7-1423w ? Forum SolvedSSD harddrive upgrade in my HP Pavilion DV7 laptop Forum SolvedWill a Radeon HD 6670 Graphic Card work in a HP pavilion 500-023w, if not what good card under $100 will work in my pc Forum Solvedhp pavilion a1623w will not boot out from bios logging screen Forum SolvedI7-3770 upgrade compatible to hp pavilion 500-023w Forum SolvedI7-2600k upgrade compatible to hp pavilion 500-023w Forum SolvedHP Pavilion Slimline s5603w Upgrade Forum SolvedMaximum RAM for a305w HP Pavilion Desktop? Forum SolvedHP Pavilion dv7-3165dx Entertainment Notebook UPGRADING TO SSD's ISSUES! Forum SolvedWill a AMD Radeon™ HD 7870 GHz Edition 2GB GDDR5 fit in my HP Pavilion p6-2133w case? Forum SolvedHow do install my Nvidia geforce gtx 650 ti boost in my hp pavilion p6-2133w? I know how to get it inside the computer but i h Forum SolvedUpgrading the Graphics Card for an HP Pavilion p7-1423w Forum SolvedI purchased an HP Pavilion P71423W. Forum SolvedHP Pavilion p6813w & new vid card Forum SSD retrofitting for HP Pavilion dm1 Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !