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Samsung external to internal, will it work?
Apr 9, 2012, 1:29 PM
My external hard drive that held all of my sensitive data (until today) has a major power cable problem... the inside of the internal case broke.
So I opened it up and found that inside it is a:
Would I be okay to stick this inside my computer with a SATA cable and a 8pin power connector?
Apr 9, 2012
samsung external internal work
Apr 9, 2012, 1:56 PM
should be ok. Remember to power down computer before plugging the hard drive. I've seen people do otherwise and destroy the hd.
Apr 9, 2012, 2:17 PM
External hard drives are usually the same things as internal ones, but with the outer cover being just a platform for aesthetics and a ubs interface.
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Apr 9, 2012, 8:32 PM
Thanks guys, much appreciated!
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