IDE hard drive to usb?

  Omgitstwigs 11:41 26 Oct 2011
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My friend's desktop is dead. We want to get some things off the hard drive onto his laptop. Does anyone know of a way to do this?

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 11:52 26 Oct 2011

Assuming a standard 3.5 inch IDE drive use a caddy like this

or No.2 here

  mgmcc 11:52 26 Oct 2011

Something like this cable should let you get the data off the old drive.

  rdave13 11:53 26 Oct 2011

Have a look for an IDE caddy or something like this, example only.

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