Solved Need an Enclosure Tags: Hard Drives Laptops Enclosure Storage Last response: May 18, 2012 11:53 AM in Storage Share gtr22 May 11, 2012 12:48:26 PM This a HDD from my Dell laptop, I can't find the right enclosure that fits the pins, if you look close the pins are flat. I just need something inexpensive. Thanks. More about : enclosure Best solution bloodstorm69 May 11, 2012 1:02:33 PM it actually appears that the thing w/ the flat pins on it is a dell proprietary connector and should be removable by pulling it off, under that should be the standard SATA interface. -Rob Share gtr22 May 11, 2012 1:28:48 PM You are right! I took off the casing and removed the clip, thanks you saved me many searching hours. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer gtr22 May 18, 2012 11:53:16 AM Best answer selected by gtr22. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedWhat external enclosure (usb 3.0) do i need for a Hitachi Deskstar 7K400? Forum SolvedChoosing 2.5" Enclosure issues need help Forum SolvedWhy do we need a good PSU/enclosure? Forum Want to build a Lego PC enclosure based on Star Wars. NEED ADVICE. Forum Got new HDD's and RAID enclosure. Do I need to stress test the HDD's? Forum Stuck! Need to get data off HD with Vista to a different HD with Win 7. Have enclosure, but get BSOD Forum Home NAS or USB3 Disk Enclosure? Need advise! Forum Need Some Advise on 'JBOD 4-bay enclosure' Forum Want my HDD outside the case for temperature concerns - Do I need an enclosure for it? Forum Upgrading/need a new Hard Drive (3TB+) and good enclosure with fan. Forum Need external drive enclosure for Sandisk Extreme SSD Forum Need help finding a USB enclosure allowing spin down on inactivity Forum I need a good USB 3.0 JBOD 4 or 5 bay enclosure!!! Forum Hard drives in backup enclosure "need formatting" message Forum Buying Probox 4-bay Enclosure - Need Help Please Forum Need some Enclosure Suggestions Please Forum Help finding 3.5 enclosure w/ big power supply (do I need one?) Forum Need to pick an external enclosure with four bays Forum Need external Esata enclosure suggestions. Forum Need External USB enclosure with Spin-Down function Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !