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    Laptop Infomation

    Hello cuzion got this laptop and i just need to know what HDD connection type it is anyone?

    https://www.medionshop.co.uk/?areaID...0000306E0F2A06

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    that will be a 2.5" PATA drive

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    just got instouch with Medion they said itts IDE

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    Quote Originally Posted by GoNz0 View Post
    that will be a 2.5" PATA drive
    medion i just phoned said its IDE?

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    Quote Originally Posted by h4x3r920 View Post
    medion i just phoned said its IDE?
    IDE and PATA are the same thing

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    yep but going out and buying a standard IDE drive wont fit, you must ask for 2.5" PATA drive, not SATA

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    Im going to buy a 2.5 external enclosure suppoting IDE is that OK?

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    can you explain what your trying to do ?

    it now sounds like you just want to add an external hard drive ?

    if thats the case all you need is a USB2 external drive ??
    like this http://www.scan.co.uk/Products/Produ...oductID=433267

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    d/w sorted it yes it was an IDE Drive

    I needed to install it in an enclosure

    thanks alll

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