old hard drives can i reuse it

  bigface 18:35 04 May 2006

ive got an old hard drive lying around and just wondered if i could stick it in my pc and if i can is it straight forward to do the old one has win 98 and mine is 2000. thanks

  mole44 19:21 04 May 2006

put the jumpers as slave drive and when its in format the drive and away you go.

  terryf 20:38 04 May 2006

You may find a diagram on the HD showing where to put jumpers for slave if you didn't already know

  bigface 20:48 04 May 2006

thanks alot ill do that will formatting be straight forward

  ade.h 20:51 04 May 2006

Format it from within Disk Management, as it should be visible to Windows regardless of its current state provided that it is installed correctly. (R-click My Computer > Manage. Select Disk Management from the left pane.)

  bigface 21:21 04 May 2006

thanks ade job done pukka site top bods tnx

  mole44 22:00 04 May 2006

were all here to help,glad to be of service our pleasure.

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