Newbie threads are moderated based on specific rules. If you would like to read more, I suggest heading over to the suggestions forum. There's a sticky in there that will help describe it.
As for the screen, I'd suggest sending an email to the store to find out for sure since the casing has changed between the two models.
Also, I'd recommend going with a SATA drive over IDE and use a locking SATA cable. Smaller, better airflow, faster throughput.