Speaking of insufficient skill

Victor Villa vvilla at gmail.com
Tue Jun 7 09:14:15 MDT 2011

> 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.


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