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8y, 3m agoPosted 8 years, 3 months ago
I ordered a 2.5" USB caddy IDE one after being informed on here that my HDD was IDE but it doesnt fit :(
Does that mean its a SATA?
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8y, 3m agoPosted 8 years, 3 months ago

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What doesnt fit? The connector?
no it's 3.5 ide
no it's 3.5 ide

Hmmm. That would explain it then!
2.5 is laptop and 3.5 computer you may be able to buy an adapter for the caddy as we have one that goes 3.5 ide to 2.5 ide they are'nt that expensive
I dont understand lol :(
I dont understand lol :(

That cable is a 2.5 to 3.5 IDE cable

The top connection is a 2.5 inch (for laptops) , the bottom connection is a 3.5 (for desktops)

You would have bought a caddy for the wrong size
Im sure the drive he wanted to use in it was from his laptop that had died.

Can you post a pic of the business end of the drive you are using?
Whaat lol?
I can tommorow I'm at my friends currently and Hartzler was right (Y)
I can try posting pics now gimme 5 :)

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