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Can I upgrade my laptop internal HD from 250 gb to 1 TB?


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#1 david79

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Posted 11 March 2015 - 08:02 PM

I will be giving my laptop away, it is 5 years old and is running Windows XP.  It is an HP.

I want to make my laptop secure and replace the internal hard drive before giving it away. 

 

Will I encounter any problems if I upgrade from 250 gb to 1 TB?  I heard that I might. 

 

Thanks

 

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#2 YeahBleeping

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Posted 11 March 2015 - 09:23 PM

We would need to know the laptop model to do some research and see if it supports 1Tb hard drives.



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Posted 11 March 2015 - 09:27 PM

Besides the new drive, the installation disks for the OS will be needed, by you or whoever receives it.


Edited by mjd420nova, 11 March 2015 - 09:28 PM.





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