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    Default My old sony laptop can't detect my desktop hdd

    I have an old sony laptop and connected a 10GB desktop HDD through an improvised cable I made. It's an IDE40 cable connected to a defective laptop hdd terminal. I used a desktop PSU to power the HDD. My problem is my LT can't detect my desktop HDD even if I manually entered the HDD's figures in the SETUP MENU. Could somebody help me please. ty

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    Default My old sony laptop can't detect my desktop hdd

    I finally found out that one pin was desoldered. After fixing it up, my old laptop can detect any desktop hdd. Now i'm using 20GB desktop hdd on my old sony vaio 266Mhz laptop.