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How do I unlock my hard drive

how do I unlock my hard drive after replacing old one with new hard drive

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Do you get an error code with it? What exactly are you trying to accomplish? what works and what are you seeing on your screen? what have you tried?

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Unlock a hard drive? To use a new drive it must first be formatted. If the old drive still works you can use it with a Universal Adapter to boot from and then use the disk utility to format it, then a clone app to copy it to the new drive: or, use your original system DVD to boot from, format it then install a system.

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