Transplanting a hard disc Tags: Hardware Windows XP Last response: November 6, 2010 9:55 AM in Windows XP Share ms2000 November 6, 2010 8:38:54 AM Hello, I'm trying to upgrade my PC. Can I install my old hard disc with its XP system and softwares within a new case (with its hardware)? Can I replace a hard disc by my old one, transplanting it from a pentium 3 to and AMD Athlon XP? More about : transplanting hard disc Emerald November 6, 2010 9:55:24 AM Theoretically yes. Would I advice doing it, no. You can get lucky and it will work fine; however, sooner or later you might run in to problems due to driver conflicts caused by the unused drivers from your old hardware. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedData missing after transplanting replacement Hitachi Dekstar hard drive PCB Forum Trouble with transplanting a hard drive Forum Transplanting a hard drive Forum Solvedi have about 4GB Cluster on my Hard Disc and i can see this when i defrag my Hard disc but the Defrag will not remove it how c Forum SolvedDisc-Restored Hard-Drive/Info recoverable? Forum SolvedUSB Portable Hard Drive asking me to insert a disc Forum Solvedwhen i connect my external hard disc into my computer it showing to format it but when i connect the same hard disc into my LE Forum Solvedwhere can I get a start up disc for Acer aspire 5332 as I have had to replace the hard drive. Forum Solvedwd1tb xternal hard disc is not working Forum SolvedCannot boot from CD - CODE 5. Need to format my hard disc. Forum Solvedlost data in my hard disc Forum SolvedExternal Hard Drive seen as Removable Disc Forum Solvedcache increase in hard disc Forum SolvedNew Hard drive needed, no O.S disc; only recovery discs... Forum Solvedhard disc drives Forum Solvedreplacement of hard disc drives Forum Solvedhard disc recovery Forum Solvedhow to repair hard disc's cyclic redundancy error in windows 8 Forum Solveddrivers for external hard disc Forum SolvedHard disc problem Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !