I lost my laptop to a tragic coffee accident. I think that the motherboard is cooked, but many things like RAM and the hard drive will still work.
I've read that there are special adapters for hard drives, that make it possible to connect the hard drive with USB. I just want to know what kind of adapter I should buy and how to figure out the "size". I believe that laptop hard drives come in different shapes and sizes, so there can't be a single adapter that makes an USB connection for every hard drive possible. Is there a type system that describes the compatibility of the adapter with the hard drive? How does this work?
Here is an example adapter