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Old 12-01-2011, 07:42 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default HP 530 hard drive

whats good tech-heads?

need some information pertaining to an HP 530 hard dirve. im currently rolling on 120GB HDD space and was wondering if i could upgrade to something like a 250GB HDD.
please let me know of compatibility issues. below are the specks for my laptop (recently upgraded the RAM from 1GB to 1.5GB):

Processor: Intel(R) Duo CPU T2400 @ 1.83 GHz
Memory(RAM): 1.50GB
System type: 32-Bit operating system

yor help would be greatly appreciated.


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Default Re: HP 530 hard drive

Upgrade your OS drive? Sure, you can do so. What kind of drive do you have? PATA (parallel, grey cable) or SATA?

Need a program like Clonezilla to copy your OS to a new drive.

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Old 12-01-2011, 10:07 AM   #3 (permalink)
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if your looking to upgrade HDD i would sugest something bigger than a 250 at this point, but all HDDs are compatible if you have the SATA or PATA right. all you need to do is clone the content to the new one and your good... if you look in here there are some instructions on how to clone HDDs
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