Solved Connecting laptop sata drive to desktop motherboard Tags: Hard Drives Western Digital Motherboards SATA Storage Last response: March 13, 2011 1:53 AM in Storage Share peterj_67 March 11, 2011 8:54:49 PM Hello, i looked at wd website and waited 40mins on support by phone.All i want to do is buy a wd scorpio 250 and connect it in my pc (cannot afford a Velociraptor) - Will regular sata cables in the pc work? or do i need to get an adapter? More about : connecting laptop sata drive desktop motherboard Best solution MauveCloud a b V Motherboard a b G Storage March 11, 2011 10:35:44 PM The connectors are the same, so regular sata cables will work fine, but depending on your case, you mean need a special bracket to mount it. Share peterj_67 March 13, 2011 1:51:33 AM Best answer selected by peterj_67. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer peterj_67 March 13, 2011 1:53:21 AM MauveCloud said:The connectors are the same, so regular sata cables will work fine, but depending on your case, you mean need a special bracket to mount it. Thanks muchly, and may the yellow bird of paradise land on your pc m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Connecting a laptop SATA hard drive to a desktop pc Forum SolvedConnecting a Laptop Hard disk directly to Desktop (SATA) Forum SolvedConnecting laptop hard drive in desktop Forum SolvedHow to connect SATA hard drive to desktop? Forum [Solved] Connecting a Laptop Hard disk directly to Desktop (SATA) Forum Connecting an old laptop hard drive to a Desktop to recover data. Forum SolvedInternal drive connected with sata in laptop Forum Connecting a laptop SATA HDD to my desktop Forum SolvedIs there a way to connect an ide disk drive to a sata motherboard Forum Connecting sata laptop drive to pc Forum Solvedhow to connect a hard with windows 7 drive in a desktop to a laptop with windows 8 Forum SolvedNeed help with Laptop HDD connecting to Desktop. Forum How To Connect An 2.5 Sata (Laptop Hardirve) In To Desktop Pc Forum SolvedProblem connecting Win7 Desktop to Win8 Laptop Forum How to connect a desktop sata hard disk to a laptop Forum SolvedConnecting SAS drive to SATA port Forum can a SATA 3 Gb/s optical drive connect to the msi z87 g45 Gaming motherboard? Forum What cables do i need to connect a sata 2.5 inch internal hard drive to an asus motherboard. Forum Is it possible to connect an internal desktop drive to a laptop computer? Forum How do I get my files from dead desktop's hard drive - connected it to my laptop but it says files not shared...where do I ent Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !