Solved How do I get data off these old drives? Tags: Hard Drives Computer Storage Product Last response: July 9, 2012 4:56 PM in Storage Share kathayes July 8, 2012 9:50:51 PM I have some old drives (see attached images) and I would like to access the files on them, though I have no idea what types of connections these are. http://imgur.com/sXM6v http://imgur.com/fU0ly http://imgur.com/ZXqWv http://imgur.com/ED63A 1. Can someone please tell me what types of connections are used for each of these drives? 2. Can anyone recommend a device that will allow me to plug them into my computer (docking station or enclosures)? Thanks. More about : data drives Best solution nhasian a b G Storage July 8, 2012 10:25:06 PM the first few that have 40 pins are IDE hard disks. the last one is SATA. you can find usb adapters to read them, you do not have to have an enclosure. try this one: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Share kathayes July 9, 2012 4:56:51 PM Best answer selected by kathayes. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Old drives - how can I get data off them Forum Old drives - how can I get data off them Forum SolvedWhere can I go to transfer data off of two old hard drives, one a 20gb Maxtor and the other a 40gb WD to USB drives? Forum Need to get data off old hard drives Forum SolvedGetting data off an old hard drive? Forum Can I read data off old ide and sata hard drives w/operating systems Forum SolvedGetting data off old Hard Drive Forum SolvedHow to delete an OS off a hard drive but keep the data? Forum I am trying to extract data off of old laptop hard drive Forum SolvedSaving/gathering data off an old IDE hard drive that used XP Forum SolvedHow do I get data from SSD drive of old laptop? Forum Solvedhow to get data off of external drive after making it an internal drive Forum SolvedMSI A6000 laptop won't boot. How to get the data off before resetting drive? Forum How to get data off a Maxtor N256 10gig drive built in 1999 Forum How can I recover data off an old laptop HDD Forum How to access data on old RAID0 arrayed drives Forum How to get data off of a WD 250 GB hard drive that used Ubuntu 10.04 as the OS and is now in a drive bay in a desktop using wi Forum How to Recover Old Deleted Data From USB Flash Drive? Forum SolvedHow to transfer data from old HDs to New SETA Drive. Forum SolvedI took my hard drive from an old laptop and downloaded it to my new laptop but can't find my old data. Any ideas how to retrie Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !