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Sata drive will not fit

I have an hp dv9000, and a friend baught a sata drive for it but when i tried to put the drive in the laptop it will not fit the connection in the hard drive bay. help please.

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  • mnoble81 Jun 17, 2008

    i was reading that there is somekind of an adapter you can buy. Do you know what kind so i can buy one?

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You need to buy a part from HP aparently you can only buy it with a hard drive attached from hp (ripping u off) i suggest tracking down someone thats stipping one and offering them some $$ for just the connector, you can pull the connector of the one currently in the machine and swap it over, i had the same trouble when i tried installing a second hard-drive.

Posted on Aug 07, 2008

You can always return the harddrive and get the proper IDE hard-drive. You will also need a cradle to hold the hard-drive in the bay if you are trying to add addition hard-drive. Otherwise reuse the old cradle.

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You can buy the connector of the sata which is the half for the hdd connector. You can use it for sata to hdd or to hdd to sata.

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This is clear that your laptop doesnt support SATA and will support only to the previously used type of HDD..

Thankyou

Posted on Jun 17, 2008

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