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korhinta

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i'm looking into replacing the internal hd of my acer (aspire, 5633 wlmi) laptop. i'm a total newbie, so (1)how do i know what drive to buy, and (2)how do i actually do the replacing? i'm told there could be a video somewhere. thanks. :)
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i'm trying to look that product up on the acer website and i'm having trouble finding it. are you sure that's the model number (i do find google hits for it so i know it exists)...what country did you buy it in/from?
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He went through the malware forum at this link http://www.geekstogo...t....html&st=15 and was having trouble getting the drive manufacturers diagnostic CD's to boot.

The OP is also working on a topic at this link http://www.geekstogo...me-t278214.html
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uk model

Aspire 5600/3680 Series

40/60/80/100/120 GB PATA hard disk drive

http://www.acerdirec...090/version.asp
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yes, that's it... bought in the uk around 4 years ago.
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