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Can I swop a HDD with OS to another laptop?


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My laptop has died (graphics chip) and I want to pull off some files from HDD


Can I simply swop the drive with another laptop? Both have Win 7 on them


or will there be bios / driver problems etc

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Unless it's exactly the same spec then yes you will have problems as windows records hardware configurations. Your best bet is to get an external hard drive caddy like the one shown below and put the hard drive in that.




Also with this way you can have an external hard drive to use for backing things up.

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