How do i install used hard drive Tags: Hard Drives Western Digital Hewlett Packard Storage Last response: April 12, 2010 7:58 PM in Storage Share jlabrosse April 12, 2010 6:41:23 PM Hello, Can I use a Western Digital previously used as master on a Dell on a new HP pc? I need to get my data as old PC just died. More about : install hard drive saint19 a b G Storage April 12, 2010 7:58:00 PM Hi newcomer and welcome to the Tom's hardware forum. If you currently have a OS installed in your HP pc, just connect your old HD and you will see all your documents, just be sure that is a slave HD and not the master HD. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources How to set up a new enclosure on used hard drive . Forum How to install windows 7 after formatting hard drive Forum How to install Win XP on second Hard drive using Win 7 Forum Installing a external hard drive on a laptop that was used on a Bell Express Vu Forum How to install and active a windows 8 after change a hard drive ? Forum Installed Windows 7, 650GB of hard drive used Forum Using old hard drive as external. do you need to install an OS? Forum How to install a 3TB hard drive ? Forum How to install new linux version from second hard drive ? Forum How to format/wipe the hard drive to re- install Windows 7 as 32bit Forum Is it possible to install a used hard drive ? Forum Prepping a used Hard Drive for OS installation Forum Buying a used laptop with no hard drive - how do I check that it works? Forum SSD swap for Avatar 145A2 Ultrabook? Forum SSD Boot Drive (Opinions needed) Forum Replacement hard drive for Sony Vaio VGN-TXN15P Forum 1tb external hard drive extremely slow Forum Disable hard drive windows xp Forum SATA drive works fine IDE drive slows down my system Forum [Solved] ReadWrite Errors on External WD 1TB drive Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !