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Apple Notebooks Apple's notebook computers including MacBook Pro, MacBook, MacBook Air, PowerBook, and iBook.

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Will this fit my powerbook g4 17"?
Western Digital Scorpio Black 320GB SATA Notebook Hard Drive | Staples®

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Didn't you already order a hard drive?

Regarding your question...no...this hard drive will not fit. It's an SATA drive...your Powerbook needs PATA/IDE.

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I bought one but it does have a very small amount of storage. And I just thought I would go ahead and buy one before they are all gone because of the flood in Malaysia.

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What about this one?
Seagate - 250GB Internal Serial ATA Hard Drive for Laptops - ST90250N1A1

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Or this one?
Western Digital® Caviar® Blue™ 500GB PATA Desktop Hard Drive | Staples®

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Didn't you already order a hard drive?

Regarding your question...no...this hard drive will not fit. It's an SATA drive...your Powerbook needs PATA/IDE.

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Isnt that a desktop hard drive because all the ones I have found that are PATA are for a desktop.

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Isnt that a desktop hard drive because all the ones I have found that are PATA are for a desktop.
Nope...you can have a 2.5" PATA or SATA laptop drive. I have a couple in front of me within arms reach. Laptops used 2.5" IDE/PATA drives before SATA drives were even around.

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Nope...another SATA drive.

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Nope again...this is a 3.5" desktop hard drive.

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Please STOP the hard drive "fishing"! Just go to:

Search Results for 2.5 hard drive at MacSales.com

...and pick the size you need/want. Or stick with the one you already ordered...you're getting very OCD over this!

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Ya im just going to keep the one I have. Im acting stupid.

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