05-18-2009, 04:51 PM #1
transfer files from old Dell HDD to Macbook?
- Member Since
- May 18, 2009
- Lexington, KY
- 2.4GHz Blackbook (late 2008), 4GB RAM, 250GB HDD, 23" Dell 2309W
I have a 30GB HDD from my old Dell laptop (Toshiba HDD2181) that I removed recently and I want to retrieve some pictures from it and put them on my Macbook.
I did some research on the HDD and it says the interface is DMA/ATA-100 (Ultra). Is there an adapter I can buy that would allow me to convert it to mini-USB, SATA, etc? I've looked on newegg.com and did numerous searches on google but no luck as of yet...any ideas?
05-18-2009, 05:11 PM #2
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- Jan 19, 2008
- houston texas
- 09 MBP 8GB ram 500GB HD OS 10.9 32B iPad 4 32GB iPhone 5 iOs7 2TB TC Apple TV3
The easiest way I found to transfer photo's was send them to a thumb drive
that way I could load them on more than one machine or keep a copy.
05-18-2009, 06:26 PM #3
Please verify and include the exact model/year of your Mac and OS X version number (available from "About This Mac", then "More Info" on the Apple menu).
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