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Solved: Tester for hard drive

Discussion in 'Hardware' started by sexnage, Jan 27, 2011.

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  1. sexnage

    sexnage Thread Starter

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    I need help please, I know there is a equipment that you plug in your laptop hardrive and connect to another pc via USB to see if it works what is the name of it??? I want to buy one but I can find it cause I do not know the name of it

    please help thank you

    jaime
     
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    Depending on your drive being Sata (newer) or IDE you need a Sata/IDE to USB Caddy or Adapter.
     
  3. sexnage

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    Managed, thanks, actualy the one that he lent me it has 4 difference way to connect and he said if was for 4 difference type of drives. So do you think that sata/ide could be?

    thanks for your help
     
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    Thank you all the info, now I know what I need to buy

    thanks all

    Jaime
     
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