Dell chat room Tags: Hard Drives Laptops Desktops Dell Storage Last response: November 5, 2011 12:40 PM in Storage Share briolsen July 20, 2010 2:11:03 AM Hello, I have a dell laptop which is shot and i need to transfer all my files to my desktop. Is there a way to turn my laptop into an external drive and connect it to my desktop? Please help. Thank you! More about : dell chat room | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ubrales Laptop Expert July 20, 2010 3:46:32 AM You cannot turn the laptop into an external drive - what you can do is to take the drive out and then insert the drive into a 2 1/2" external enclosure and then use it. Here is an example - http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... | Report abuse earln105 November 5, 2011 12:40:14 PM my omputer got a virus and had to go to the shop. I lost my connection to POGO games. I have subscribed to POGO games since 2004. Please reinstate mr games. I jusy renewed my subscription in O0CTOBER Earline Gillespie earln105 112625 1-256-828-8965 | Report abuse Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Storage>Dell chat room> Related ressources: ForumDell tech chat room ForumChat room help from Dell technitian ForumDELL chat room ForumDell Tech Chat Room ForumChat room for dell support ForumChat room help from Dell technitian ForumChat room dell ForumChat room help from Dell technitian ForumChat room help from Dell technitian ForumDell tech chat room ForumDell waranty chat room ForumIs it possible to install windows on a external hdd?????? Forum[Solved] Will 2TB and/or 3TB HDD's work on Dell T3400 x64 OS? ForumDell HD dead ForumDell lap only one partition ForumDell e310 setup Forum[Solved] Dell is coming in an hour to replace my HDD. What should I do? ForumSetting up RAID 0 on Dell M6400 ForumRemove RAID 1 from Dell Precision T5400 ForumDell DVD drive not working More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !