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Brian13 Posts 1 Registration date Monday July 29, 2013 Status Member Last seen July 29, 2013 - Jul 29, 2013 at 06:45 PM
xpcman Posts 19532 Registration date Wednesday October 8, 2008 Status Contributor Last seen June 15, 2019 - Aug 10, 2013 at 07:24 PM
I have removed two HDs from my old laptop running windows 7 32 bit. I now have a new laptop running win 8 64 bit, but need to retrieve some docs from my old HDs. I bought a GAUNTLET2 external HD enclosure but when I attach it to the new PC it won't read the files. I is telling me it is empty. What an I doing wrong? I don't really want to pay someone to retrieve them for me.

Thanks.
Brian

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xpcman Posts 19532 Registration date Wednesday October 8, 2008 Status Contributor Last seen June 15, 2019 1,835
Aug 10, 2013 at 07:24 PM
This should work - other than problems with security access that Windows 7 might have.

I suggest you try a different brand of drive enclosure.

Good Luck
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