Using a US Laptop and External Hard Drive in New Zealand?

Answer Lenovo is ok, so is the WD external. Both accept 100 to 240V, so both will work provided you have the right plug adapter to fit the NZ power outlets. That is all you need, just plug adapters. Plug ... Read More »

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How do I use an external hard drive on a laptop?

Place your external hard drive on a flat, dry surface and connect the drive to its power source (if it is an externally powered drive). Plug the included USB cord to your drive, and then to a free ... Read More »

How to Backup a Laptop to an External Hard Drive?

Backing up your laptop regularly is an important way to avoid loss of data such as family photos, movies, or financial documents. The methods available for backup include the native Windows backup ... Read More »

Is It possible to hook up an external hard drive to a laptop?

If the laptop is less than 5 years old, it should have a "USB PORT". Buy a hard drive that uses "USB". 3 things to thing about:USB/FIREWIRE - if your laptop has a firewire port then you can buy a f... Read More »

Can i use a desktop external hard drive in my laptop?

Yes. If the external HDD uses USB 2.0 or 3.0 you can always hook it up to a laptop with the same port. You can also fetch and store data like you would on a desktop. If the External HDD uses eSata,... Read More »