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Is it possible to use a laptop as an external storage device?

I want to use my laptop as an external storage device with my PC. Is this possible? Is there a way to keep a backup of a file on my laptop hard drive and is there any software that can keep the backup ...
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Connecting a Hard Drive, Laptop-desktop What's the Difference [closed]

I was just wondering what's the difference when connecting a desktop and laptop hard drive to a computer, as I know from attempts, you connect them both internally no problem but if you were to use a ...
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External HDD connecting via USB disconnects wireless LAN connection

Strange problem. I have this MEDION Akoya PC that has a dedicated bay to slide an external HDD sold separately. It's very handy indeed cause the slot is providing a fast USB 3 connection and power ...
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Setting up an enclosure for multiple hard drives

I'm wondering of what I'd need/could do if I were to say, have several 1TB drives, and enclose them in a single tower/whatever and allow a single port (e.g. ethernet) access to them (so, instead of ...
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How can I connect a Syquest EZ135 drive to a modern computer?

The drive and disks are over 10 yrs old so I have little hope, but what kind of cable could I use to make this drive readable on a modern PC (Vista)? Is there an adaptor that has to be used? For ...
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1answer
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Hard drive enclosure disconnects in mid-air

was wondering if anyone can help me with this bizarre problem I'm experiencing: I've replaced the DVD drive in my Thinkpad T400 with the Lenovo internal SATA II enclosure. In it, I placed a 500GB ...