2nd HDD Caddy Installation, HP 8560p, 8570w, 8560w, 8760w, 8770w
Replacing your HP laptop's optical drive with a hard drive or SSD can be done in a few simple steps with a 2nd HDD caddy. You can use any 2.5" HDD or SSD for this process.
Turn laptop over and remove bottom cover by sliding latch
Lift bottom cover
Loosen screw that holds the DVD optical drive
There is a small metal tab at the back of the optical drive. Push optical drive out from drive bay using a screw driver to push the metal tab.
Assemble HDD (or SSD) into drive caddy
Secure HDD (or SSD) to drive caddy with four screws at the bottom
Insert / slide "2nd HDD Caddy" into optical drive bay / HP UpgradeBay of laptop
Secure 2nd HDD caddy with screw
Replace cover on bottom of laptop. You are done installing the 2nd HDD / SSD caddy in your HP laptop!