What's new

Solved Hot swapping with external hdd?

  • Thread starter Pandayoyo
  • Start date
  • Views 380
P

Pandayoyo

Newbie
Messages
2
Reaction score
0
Hey there. recently dusted off my old xbox which has a error 16 and cant boot any games or anything. since i dont have any friend with a modded xbox or anything. it seems the way to go is hotswapping. and now heres my question. a while ago my fathers old pc broke down and he wante to save the files on his harddrive. so he bought a item similar to a external harddrive only you put your own harddrive together with it with IDE cable and power. it then connects to my pc via usb. and i was wondering if its possible to use it for hotswapping?

Yesterday i put my xbox hdd in it without hotswapping and it couldnt find drivers for it. not sure if it was just because it wasnt unlocked or because i need to download the drivers? using Windows 7 btw

Can supply pictures on the external thing if needed


Also uhm. my IDE Cables dont fit correctly into the xbox hdd..they only get in fully on one side
 
Top Bottom