Easiest way to transfer data from non-working laptop?

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  1. Spur

    Spur Boomer

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    So my old laptop has pretty much died. Where or how can I possible transfer my data from the hard drive in the laptop to a new external hard drive or possibly a new computer?

    What are my options?
     
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    P07r0457 New Member

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    remove hdd
    use 2.5" laptop hdd > usb converter
    ...
    profit
     
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    dorkultra OT's resident crohns dude OT Supporter

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    i never had good luck with the usb style converters. the ones that convert from 2.5" ide to 3.5" ide work fine
     
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    I use a Windows Live CD and an external hard drive.
     
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  7. Maffy29

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    You kind of need to turn the laptop on for that.
     

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