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Old 10-02-2004, 06:24 PM   #1
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I just cracked open my old archos jukebox mp3 player that broke and found what i think is a 20gb laptop hard drive inside. Im fairly sure this is working perfectly and it looks like it has the connection pins for an ide cable of some sort. What i want to do is connect it up to my desktop computer and use it as another drive. If anyone knows if this is possible and what cable i need (and where to get it from would be good) that would be great

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Old 10-04-2004, 02:04 PM   #2
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You'll have to search for one, likely at a local Computer Shop type thing; but you can get them. Can't remmember what they're called.

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Old 10-04-2004, 03:15 PM   #3
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http://www.circotech.com/ebal2hddmoex.html I've seen some things that convert right to IDE as well...
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