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can I install old xp hard drive into new vista system ?

Buying new computer with vista already on it from dell. My mother board failed on my old dell with XP. whats the easiest way to install my old hard drive on the new pc as a slave.
Thanks JF

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I did.

In reply to: can I install old xp hard drive into new vista system ?

I found a spare IDE connection and put my old drive there. Others can't open PCs, identify connections and should shop for an USB HARD DISK ENCLOSURE as you find at newegg.com
Bob

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(NT) Thanks Bob, Ill give it a try

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