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Moving info from old computer


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#1 peterrow

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Posted 29 May 2010 - 05:24 AM

Hi all, my old HP laptop just stopped working and I went and bought a new Acer laptop. I need to get some info off my old computer. What is the best way as the old hard drive is not the same as the one in the Acer. Will I have to take it to a computer shop or is there a trick somebody knows?

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Posted 29 May 2010 - 08:08 PM

Hi peterrow,

Well you could get a usb interface plug for the old hard drive see here: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx...7-004-_-Product somthing like that should work. you only need it once. :thumbsup:
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Posted 31 May 2010 - 06:07 AM

Thanks for that, I will look into it.




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