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Getting a 2.5" laptop HD to be a either external or Desktop internal
Oct 26, 2012, 9:57 AM
This has been on my mind, i have a few laptop hds that i would like to use as either external hard drives or internal hard drives as to hold data, what would all be needed in either of these?
I bought a couple adapters.
Now, with these is this enough to do what i am intending on doing, using it as the primary hard drive on a system?
Either external, internal does not matter, and if i need more cords to make it happen ill prob buy them i have a few laptop HDs, ones a 640gb freshly pulled from a parted out dv7-4xxx beats edition
Oct 26, 2012
getting laptop external desktop internal
Oct 26, 2012, 11:48 AM
Are the laptop drives ide, and are you connecting them to sata or ide connections?
Oct 26, 2012, 11:51 AM
If you are sure it's IDE, then why not just get something like this instead of playing around with adapters.
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