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Can I swap out a laptop Hard drive

I have a Dell Inspiron 1000 thats fried ....I have the
FUJITSU Mobile MHT2040AT - hard drive -
I'd like to just stick it in a newer laptop - How can I find which ones will work with it ?

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  • Mel Jacobson
    Mel Jacobson Jan 08, 2009

    So, how do i determine what other models my hard drive would fit ?

    Is there a list on line somewhere ?


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The laptop has to support older harddrives. u;re fujitsu is IDE (ATA100)! So the other laptop has to support IDE also !

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  • Cisf Jan 08, 2009

    u'll have to search for them yourself.... there is no list...
    try with the laptops that are more than 1.5 years older (as a model not as production date)

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