But let's get you the short version.
1. Put it in some USB case.
2. Put it on some USB cable.
3. Be sure to google XP TAKE OWNERSHIP.
4. If not XP, change that to the OS you use.
Here's the cable I use -> http://www.amazon.com/Drive-Adapter-Converter-Optical-External/dp/B001OORMVQ
Do anyone know of a way or method I can access and transfer my files from my pc harddisk after removing it? let me explain: my motherboard crashed. My harddish contain important information that I must have. Any help is appreciated