Having problems with your Dell Latitude D600 Notebook ?

I just installed a used hard drive bought on ebay for a dell latitude d600 the computer finds 0 dard drive


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OK, the big question is #1 do you have the interposer board from the old drive attached to the new one? The interposer is an adapter that covers the pins on the HDD and converts them to a sliding spade type contact to better allow insertion/removal of the HDD.
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\015\012On a warranty replacement drive, the interposer normally comes on the new drive. On one from EBAY, not sure. If the HDD has 2 rows of exposed pins then it doesn't have an interposer attached. If it has a small adapter protruding say 1/4 inch and it has a row of contacts top and bottom, the interposer is on the drive.
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\015\012If the interposer is on the drive, the drive may be bad. If it is not, remove the one from the old drive and attach it to this one.
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