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searching for new hard drive

by hibiscusmile / December 13, 2006 6:03 AM PST

Hi, need to upgrade hard drive, do not know how to choose new drive.i now have a sony vaio w/30 gbPCG-NV170
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Actually buying the HDD is the easy part
by retired / December 13, 2006 8:53 PM PST
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I have installed before,
by hibiscusmile / December 13, 2006 10:49 PM PST

so I am ok with that. I have asked the manu for assistance. they keep sending me to other part suppliers and back again, one says they have the drive and the drive person says they dont. so I am unsure about what I need. i have googled and would buy but i really do not understand what the (ATA, SATA, ULTRA, BLAH BLAH BLAH)means to my set up. Which one should work with my existing stuff? once i know that i will be on the road again. Thank you for your help.

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Sorry, I just concluded it was ATA
by retired / December 13, 2006 11:49 PM PST

Hopefully someone else with more direct knowledge will help.

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