Laptop hard drive in desktop Tags: Laptops Desktops Hard Drives Components Last response: October 1, 2010 10:23 AM in Components Share greatdeal October 1, 2010 8:12:57 AM can i install laptop hard drive in desktop??? More about : laptop hard drive desktop djunkv7 October 1, 2010 10:23:29 AM Yes, you can. But that depends on what type of hard drive you have on your laptop, IDE / SATA. You can get an IDE/SATA converter at an electronics store or search for one on the net. Check this for an IDE drive. http://articles.techrepublic.com.com/5100-10878_11-5160... For SATA drive, its fairly simple as the laptop hard disk and desktop connections are the same, as well as power pins. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedCan I use a desktop hard drive in my laptop? Forum SolvedTransfering files from desktop hard drive to new laptop's hard drive and preparing for new hardware? Forum SolvedLaptop hard drive in a desktop? Forum SolvedLaptop hard drive in a desktop Forum SolvedLaptop Hard Drive with Windows 8 in Desktop Forum SolvedLaptop Hard Drive in Desktop Forum Solvedcan I fix my laptop hard drive with a desktop computer Forum Solvedhow to connect a hard with windows 7 drive in a desktop to a laptop with windows 8 Forum SolvedConnecting laptop hard drive in desktop Forum SolvedRe-using laptop hard drive on new desktop Forum SolvedLaptop hard drive in desktop: Cons? Forum SolvedCan i use a laptop hard drive in a desktop? Forum SolvedUsing laptop hard drive for new desktop Forum SolvedLaptop hard drive on my desktop Forum Hard Drive Enclosure (Laptop and Desktop Compatible) Suggestions Forum SolvedCan I use my current laptop hard drive for my next desktop build? Forum SolvedHooking up a laptop hard drive to a desktop Forum SolvedLaptop drive into Desktop hard drive? Forum BUFFALO External hard drive work with my laptop and not work with my desktop. Forum Laptop Hard Drive in Desktop Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !