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Originally Posted by Dysfunction View Post
Well, if you've got a full sized drive, your USB bus won't power it. So if you have wires that hook from IDE to USB, that won't work alone. The drive will need external power.
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The external drive is powered by a power source (a wire that I got in the IDE box) and another cable runs from the external drive to the Mac via USB. I'm obviously going to need an enclosure? I bought one before but they are quite small...I could not fit the external drive into the enclosure.
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