Speaking of insufficient skill

Tod Hansmann plug.org at todandlorna.com
Tue Jun 7 06:33:00 MDT 2011

On 6/7/2011 2:39 AM, S. Dale Morrey wrote:
> Any ideas on how to proceed in this situation?
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, 

You sound correct, that this will likely be some bad hardware, and this 
PC is probably on its way out, but there you go.

-Tod Hansmann

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