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Is there an adapter to connect a neww sata cable to an old ribbon hard drive cab
Feb 17, 2010, 4:13 PM
Hello, is it possible in some way to connect my old ribbon data hard drive to my new computer that has a different hard drive data cable
Feb 18, 2010
adapter connect neww sata cable ribbon hard drive
Feb 17, 2010, 6:22 PM
Here's one way.
Feb 17, 2010, 11:23 PM
treefrog07 thank you for the help. I was told by a computer tech that there was no way to connect and that there was not any adapter. But, I new with the hi-tech out there there had to be some kind of adapter. Thanks again.
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Feb 18, 2010, 1:01 AM
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