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Bought SSD for laptop but came with wrong install wires


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#1 herbman

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Posted 06 September 2014 - 10:13 PM

My Intel SSD is the right size for my laptop but it came with a sata to sata  interface connector and a sata power adapter .  The instructions for setting it up say i need a USB to sata cable which plugs into USB port and the SSD .

 

Am i out of luck? It says you got to let the laptop recognize the SSD before you switch out the old hard drive ,  very confused .

 

Any ideas

 

Thanks 

 

 

 

 

OK, i see now , the box says it came with a desktop install kit even though it says for mobile and desktop PC's , thats just great.


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Posted 07 September 2014 - 05:34 PM

Laptop manufacturer and model?

 

SSD manufacturer and model?

 

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Posted 07 September 2014 - 06:57 PM

Hi  Louis ,  laptop is an Asus U56e running Win 7 SP1 64 bit and the SSD is an Intel 530 series . 






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