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Installing secondary hard drive in a gateway 5310s

I have a Western Digital Hard drive from an old dell computer - I want to install in the Gateway - (music on this harddrive). I have changed the jumpers to a slave but I can fit in in the pc and secure it.

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  • HeathG May 11, 2010

    "I have changed the jumpers to a slave but I can fit in in the pc and secure it." Did you mean to say can't fit it in the pc and secure it? I'm not sure what your question is.

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In most new cases there are extra slots for extra hard drives, but as long as the ide or sata is hooked up it should work, and you can buy hardware and rig up something ,ive tested many hard drives without hooking up hardware,
the components on the hard drive should not touch other metal

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