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 Hello I have a hard drive that stopped booting. I took it out of my desktop and put it in a enclosure and it says it needs to 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 More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !