After Hours

Cracking open the Apple TV

Peel away the hard drive pad

To remove the pad, gently lift it away from the drive. If you ever replace the Apple TV's hard drive, you'll want to reuse the pad.

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Bill Detwiler is Managing Editor of TechRepublic and Tech Pro Research and the host of Cracking Open, CNET and TechRepublic's popular online show. Prior to joining TechRepublic in 2000, Bill was an IT manager, database administrator, and desktop supp...

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