Speaking of insufficient skill

Ed Felt edfelt at gmail.com
Tue Jun 7 09:50:23 MDT 2011


On Jun 7, 2011 9:14 AM, "Victor Villa" <vvilla at gmail.com> wrote:
>
> >
> > Grab a universal IDE/SATA to USB adapter for like 20 bucks, take a
> > laptop over, take her hard drive, hook it up to the adapter and plug
> > into your laptop.  Backup data to a DVD on that laptop, replace drive,
> > reinstall.
> >
> >
> helping the elderly to stay connected?? sounds like a noble cause, i have
a
> PATA hdd -> USB enclosure from years ago, you could swing by and pick it
up
> for free.
>
> I'll even blow off the dust and give it a test run to make sure it's
> operational before you come by if you want it.
>
> mj/v
>
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I agree with everyone else. The person you are helping will most likely care
about her data above all else.

Ed Felt


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