Internet & Computer Help : How to Make an External Hard Drive From Your Old, Disused PC Tagged on: Computer, Disused, drive, External, from, Hard, Help, Internet By SchoolofWeb.org | September 14, 2010 | Third Party Videos | 25 Comments | ← Software Developer-Senior From XHTML/CSS to MODx Template → 25 thoughts on “Internet & Computer Help : How to Make an External Hard Drive From Your Old, Disused PC” poopoip September 14, 2010 at 12:07 pm FIRTY DOLLARS?!?! BlakeOBrien1 September 14, 2010 at 12:52 pm @1cemage Lol, i have a 90s computer in my room. 3 times that size mystifire2 September 14, 2010 at 1:08 pm Awesome I’m going to do this with my pc that died a few months ago xLittleVinnie September 14, 2010 at 1:46 pm aww… i thought u were gunna show us how to MAKE an external enclosure. Oh well thanks … Gransalayva September 14, 2010 at 2:44 pm I will answer/solve all your computer related questions/problems. submit you question problem on my channel Thankyou jindatesha September 14, 2010 at 3:04 pm thanks man i didnt read external at first so i was just gonna refresh my memory but now i know how to make an external harddrive…epic!!! syedumarhayat2243 September 14, 2010 at 3:44 pm very good video. thank u. dxxxdxxxx September 14, 2010 at 4:21 pm I have the same god damn fat monitor you have!!!! security7563494 September 14, 2010 at 4:21 pm thanks for idea it works i have a 95 hard drive it was a school computer now its a External hard drive lol Alfymon September 14, 2010 at 4:39 pm @khonglap you can buy these hard drives virtually anywhere ebay,buy.com,amazon, or your local computer parts store Newegg.com has the cheapest prices for Hard Drives for I suggest u buy a laptop external hard drive because a laptop hard-drive case/enclosure is cheaper than a desktop hard drive case. Once u hook up your HD to your comp just click were ever your HD is located and click format disk very simple. Alfymon September 14, 2010 at 5:04 pm @CARTMEN117 You can just use the usb cable supplied with your Hard Drive enclosure/case if u can see the cable hes holding has two usb plugins one for power the other sending and receiving info. I bought a cheap enclosure/case off ebay and the usb cable supplied had two usb plugins i paid less than 6 bucks w/free ship for it 2.5″. backyardsausage September 14, 2010 at 5:11 pm murderer? khonglap September 14, 2010 at 5:50 pm where do you get the drive ?. The desktop unable to see the external harddrive ?. Do you format the external harddrive before you install it into external enclosure ?. Please help.Thanks CARTMEN117 September 14, 2010 at 6:49 pm hi i was just wondering do you need a power cable to make in work or can you just use the usb cable this with a desktop computer hard drive. THANKS PLEASE REPLY!!!!! =) brokenbylaw2 September 14, 2010 at 6:50 pm SAY SIMPLY AGAIN BITCH CouncilHater2009 September 14, 2010 at 7:02 pm hi how can i just format old harddrive to use sa an external? drive . so i can just use it to back up dater pictures its a 2.5 wd 120.0gb hard drive hp laptop vista or wins 7and format to os systems wasssuppp08 September 14, 2010 at 7:41 pm @jdububble Yeh. He had to go fetch a hammer and hammer that baby back into place! ha ha ha ha ha CouncilHater2009 September 14, 2010 at 8:36 pm if you use a old hardrive out of a lap top and build one with a case how do you remove all the data off the hardrive if you use a old 2.5 hardrive CouncilHater2009 September 14, 2010 at 8:47 pm hi do you have any web sites i can try to get case CouncilHater2009 September 14, 2010 at 8:51 pm hi where do you buy case from .you got any web i can try C0SM0E September 14, 2010 at 9:45 pm wow gay hard drive well its a PC ha ha! im a mac pc sucks though. expertprogrammer September 14, 2010 at 10:02 pm No just a hardrive and case for the hardrive matte957 September 14, 2010 at 10:03 pm Wouldn’t a ordinary case that fits it just work as well? If you have an book for example you could just glue it up and make one of those “secret” box-case and use that instead? Would look little more fun with a book… TFKTE September 14, 2010 at 10:18 pm do you realy need the case………… itbiz2001 September 14, 2010 at 10:21 pm Great video andw useful info. Also try free-pchelp for free live tech support web chat Leave a Reply Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.