By hope-to-fix
Apr 8, 2007
  1. Hi, I have a emachine that shut down.I am not going to fix.My friend has a computer, can I use his to get my information off of my emachine hard drive?If so how do you do that?Hope someone can help.
  2. Ididmyc600

    Ididmyc600 TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 1,415

    Just take the hard drive out, take it over to your friend and plug it into his machine, go into windows explorer and you should be able to browse the drive, if you get a message saying that the drive isnt accessible and that you dont have the rights see this link on how to fix it.

    If your unsure how to add a drive see this link here.

  3. Tedster

    Tedster Techspot old timer..... Posts: 6,000   +15

    take the drive out. Get a IDE or SATA to USB adapter (depending on the type of HD) and plug it into his machine.
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