Solved Old Harddrive with Vista and other Data on new Build? Tags: Storage Windows Vista Hard Drives new-build Last response: July 6, 2013 2:05 PM in Storage Share infinity117 July 6, 2013 12:50:11 PM Hey guys, I currently have one WD Caviar Blue 500GB Sata II, with old Data including Vista. Formating is not an option due to my PC not working (No booting). Is there a way to use it, in a new build? Or do have buy a new one? More about : harddrive vista data build Best solution aldan a b G Storage July 6, 2013 2:05:52 PM if you do a clean install of windows it will format the drive,so yes,it shouldnt be a problem. Share Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedTransfering data from old harddrive to new in laptop. Forum Transfer data from old harddrive with fried motherboard to new lapto Forum SolvedConnecting old HDD with valuable data to new PC Build Forum Transfering data from old harddrive to new? Forum Is there no other option for recovering my data from my damaged harddrive. Forum SolvedCan I use old hard drive on a new build while still keeping it's data? Forum SolvedUsing old HDD in new build OR transferring data from old to new HDD. Forum SolvedNew build using old harddrives Forum SolvedWhere can I go to transfer data off of two old hard drives, one a 20gb Maxtor and the other a 40gb WD to USB drives? Forum Retrieving Data from old harddrive Forum New build, old harddrive Forum Using old HDD from crashed PC in new build -- or at least salvaging my old data Forum SolvedCan't start old hard-drive on new mobo Forum SolvedHelp: how to transfer all data from old HDD to a new one? Forum Data recovery from old XP HDD to new Win 7 build Forum SolvedInstalled new OS to ssd; but have hdd w/ old harddrive Help plz Forum Building new AMD system, Using Harddrive from old Intel Forum SolvedCan you copy Data partition to a new partition and delete the old one? Forum SolvedBSOD Stop 7B when putting new harddrive into old computer Forum old vista harddrive Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !