Question about moving my dell's hdd to my new rig. need help ASAP Tags: Hard Drives Dell Storage Last response: November 9, 2008 10:22 PM in Storage Share matt2012 November 9, 2008 10:05:24 PM Okay, I know I can't use my Dell's hdd on a different computer but what if I installed my own version of Vista on the hdd? Would I be able to switch the hdd over to my new rig and use it as the master drive? More about : question moving dell hdd rig asap cjl a b G Storage November 9, 2008 10:22:45 PM Should work fine - you'll have to reinstall everything, but the hardware is standard. The only thing to check is whether it is IDE or SATA. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumNew i7 rig . Help needed asap !! Forumneed some quick help PLZ asap . ForumReady to order asap , new build, advice please. ForumNew rig need help /advice ForumAMD Newcastle @ 96 C Need Help ASAP ForumNeed HELP ASAP !!! ForumHELP !! Need advise before RMA ( ASAP ) ForumNeed help on final parts for -$1500 game rig ForumSeeking advice for new i7 Core Gaming Rig ForumNeed System ASAP ForumAdvice on new build (please reply asap I need to order tomorrow ForumQuestion about moving old RAID0 HDD to new PC. ForumMoving : How to best bring old HDD into new system? ForumMoving old HDD to new PC ForumMoving Back From Laptop, Need Some Build Help ForumNew rig , confused about Win8 "upgrade offer" ForumBuilding a rig for about 600$ have some questions though:X Forum1 HDD vs. 2 HDD RAID-0 ForumHard drive failure? Please help ForumUrgent SATA help please: 2nd drive More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !