external hard drive bay

  raziel08 20:27 19 Aug 2009

Hi i will soon be given an laptop which has packed in and i need to get the files off for the owner. it uses an ide 2'5 drive (i think it is as it is very old. i need to buy an drive bay however i would prefer it if it could take a SATA as well. has anyone got any suggestions?

  GaT7 00:15 20 Aug 2009

2.5" IDE caddies @ eBuyer click here = £10-11 with Super Saver delivery. G

  WolframBlitzen 02:39 20 Aug 2009

Akasa do a 2.5" caddy that will take both types of drive. you can get it from Maplin or PC World (I am far too lazy to find links.) it will set you back about £25

  raziel08 10:45 20 Aug 2009

ok thanks for those. I have managed to find one that meets my requirements.

thanks to all for their help.

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