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This depends on if the computer is using IDE, SATA or Solid State. For the most part, computers anymore use SATA. You will want to check to see what kind of hard drive the computer currently has. Sometimes you have the option of adding both IDE and SATA drives.

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    thank you,and it had the hard drive taken out,so am partially rebuilding it

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That type of desktop takes an ide hard drive. i found a site that has them for cheap or i can provide you with one.

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