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  1. Xbox 360 S Hard Drive Replacement, Hard Drive: step 1, image 1 of 3 Xbox 360 S Hard Drive Replacement, Hard Drive: step 1, image 2 of 3 Xbox 360 S Hard Drive Replacement, Hard Drive: step 1, image 3 of 3
    • Orient the Xbox 360 S so that the bottom of the console is facing toward you.

    • Push the latch holding down the hard drive cover to the left.

    • Pull the hard drive cover away from the console.

  2. Xbox 360 S Hard Drive Replacement: step 2, image 1 of 3 Xbox 360 S Hard Drive Replacement: step 2, image 2 of 3 Xbox 360 S Hard Drive Replacement: step 2, image 3 of 3
    • Firmly grasp the fabric tab labeled "250 GB" attached to the hard drive.

    • Pull the hard drive straight out of the console.

    • The fabric tab is attached to a catch further inside the hard drive housing. It will take some force to pull the hard drive out.

Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

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3 Comments

do you have to transfer the OS? or data? if so what utility is used? do you need a data transfer cable?

Can I just add an external drive to supplement the existing HDD?

David Johnson - Reply

no the os is on the internal drive all the hard drive is doing is adding more storge space

Nightwolf Gamer -

My hardrive says its unformated but its not and i dont want to loose content

Javier Eduardo Pacheco Hazim - Reply

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