win 7 amd Mother board fried, new computer amd win 7. Can I use the old HD to Tags: Prebuilt Computer Hewlett Packard AMD Motherboards Hard Drives Systems Last response: January 9, 2012 4:44 PM in Systems Share Lyle Gant January 9, 2012 12:22:09 PM My motherboard in my HP p6210f ( win 7 -amd -64 bit )fried. The hard drive is OK. Can I use it for my applications in my new HP amd - 64 bit win7 computer ) as a second hard drive More about : win amd mother board fried computer amd win Raiddinn a b V Motherboard January 9, 2012 12:46:06 PM If the drive is fine then there is no good reason why you can't continue to use the old hard drive. You will, however, probably want to format it first, because if you don't it might cause a lot of errors with an operating system installed that will conflict with the motherboard and stuff. If you just delete the Windows directory on it that may be good enough, but it would be best to format it that way there is no MBR on the drive. m 0 l sosofm a b À AMD a c 107 V Motherboard January 9, 2012 4:44:52 PM Yes you can use , reformat the hard drive . m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources have new mother board Asus m5a 78l-m 8 gb ram, and segate sata2 hd, can not install win XP/7/8, get 'machinr check exception Forum Can i scrap win7 and go pure xp pro on new computer with old xp hd Forum Windows XP Reinstall New Mother Board Partition Drive Win 7 Forum New Win7 Computer - using old XP Drives? Forum Solvedi want to intall my old HDD w win 7 os on a new desktop computer Forum SolvedWhat methods can I use to move a win 7 installation from one computer to another? I have a new computer coming next week an Forum AMD 6400+ goes 100% usage with flash (I need to use it). have changed to legacy flash, etc. win 7 Forum Transfering from win 7 32 bit old computer to new win 7 64 bit computer. Forum Win 7 32 for a new computer: intel vs amd, etc. Forum SolvedMother got me started on the building a computer path but I have a question about Win7 Forum SolvedInstalled xp on new hd...cant get win7 to load now on old hd Forum SolvedI built my new computer and re-used my laptop harddrive, Win7 not genuine now. Forum g41 mother board drivar for win7 32bit Forum Old Dell Dimension B110 computer. Friend upgraded OS to Win7Pro and added 2GB of RAM. Bought new monitor and changed resolut Forum SolvedUse AHCI or IDE on new Win 7 build with HD Forum SolvedNot showing DTS-HD MA or 192kHz support - Win 7 AMD HDMI Audio 6950 Forum amd 9590 cpu and 990fx gigabyte UD7 rev 1 mother board Forum Hp mother board dx 6120 software support win 7 Forum Dual monitor problem, win7, AMD HD 7700 series Forum Solvednew pc old hard drive reformat from xp to win 7 pro Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !