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Windows 7: Problems with New computer detecting old hard drive..

01 Dec 2010   #31
DocBrown

Win7 Enterprise, Win7 x86 (Ult 7600), Win7 x64 Ult 7600, TechNet RTM on AMD x64 (2.8Ghz)
 
 

I know you want a permanent installation, but this is what I use to test various HD's just to see the data & files on them.

Tri-Head Adapter Lots of them on ebay




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01 Dec 2010   #32
whs
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

Here is a similar one as DocBrown posted and it costs only pennies. USB 2.0 to IDE / SATA Converter Cable | Overstock.com
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01 Dec 2010   #33
DocBrown

Win7 Enterprise, Win7 x86 (Ult 7600), Win7 x64 Ult 7600, TechNet RTM on AMD x64 (2.8Ghz)
 
 

Good find whs,

that even has the power supply for the full size IDE HD.


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