Solved If I remove the hard drive on laptop will there be any files left in the laptop? Tags: Laptops Storage Hard Drives Last response: October 30, 2013 3:23 PM in Storage Share MikeAr October 30, 2013 1:13:59 AM Is there a hidden hard drive in laptops? I am about to dispose of my laptop. Removed hard drive already. Just want to make sure there are no files that can be retrieved by anyone. More about : remove hard drive laptop files left laptop Reply to MikeAr Best solution drtweak a b G Storage October 30, 2013 1:56:25 AM no if you have the hard drive you got the hard drive. Some laptops have two hard drives (The bigger 17 inch HP's have the spot for a 2nd but you need to install it) but otherwise no. only one hard drive. Reply to drtweak MikeAr October 30, 2013 3:23:47 PM Thank you drtweak. That's a relief. I can now dispose of my laptop w peace of mind. Reply to MikeAr Ask the community Post an answer Related resources: ForumRemoved hard drive from laptop trying to transfer files to desktop ForumHow do I transfer files from a removed hard drive to laptop ForumHow do I transfer files from a removed hard drive to laptop ForumTransfer files from removed Laptop Hard drive ForumHow do I transfer files from a removed hard drive to laptop ForumSolvedRetrieving files and other data from a disenbodied laptop hard drive solutiontransfer files from my sony hd-eg5u hard drive to my new sony vaio laptop Forumi burned up the processor on a dell laptop computer bu hard drive is ok, how do i transfer all the software & files to a gate Forumhow do i get the files off my sisters laptop with out taking the hard drive out of it. it also has a broken screen ForumSolvedHow to transfer files back to my laptop from my external hard drive ForumRemoving file left on hard drive ater uninstalled? ForumRemove laptop hard drive and connect via usb to desktop ForumUnable to remove Read-Only attribute from External Hard Drive - Mac Laptop solutionHow to access a an old external hard drive's files on a new laptop, when prompted to format which would erase them?! ForumHow to remove the hard drive from the acer aspire 5315 laptop ForumHow to save files from mac apple laptop to hp hard drive ForumHow to save files from mac apple laptop to hp hard drive ForumTransfering files from a pc hard drive to laptop ForumWhen removing laptop hard drive and putting in an en-closer to connect to a desktop via usb doesn't the drive jumpers need to ForumMigrate files and settings from a failed vista laptop's hard drive More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !