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 SolvedNeed new Gaming rig 1500$ to 2000$ First time builder new help ASAP! Forum Question about moving old RAID0 HDD to new PC. Forum Need some help with new rig. Question about PSU and parts. Forum I have a few questions about moving my old hdd over to a new system. Forum SolvedNeed help moving from a HDD to an SSD Forum Questions about moving vista business install to new HDD. Forum SolvedNeed help about my new rig. Forum SolvedNeed help with PSU information. (Moving from India to America, want to know about whether my PSU will still work.) Forum SolvedUSB Boot Detected With Old HDD But Not New One! HELP ASAP Forum SolvedDell XPS 8700 moving to new tower HELP Forum New i7 rig. Help needed asap!! Forum SolvedNeed help asap! Is this a good way to transfer old files to my new pc and ... Forum SolvedI need help asap, about to order Forum SolvedNeed asap help comparing systems (buying soon, don't know a lot about) Forum SolvedNEED HELP ASAP!!! Problem with recognizing HDD! Forum New gaming build - Need help ASAP Forum SolvedMay be getting new HDD for laptop tomorrow - question about size. Forum HDD Problem need help ASAP Forum SolvedQuestion about moving old hard drive as slave to new system? Forum SolvedHelp have odd question about my HDD Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !