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Old 12-11-2008, 07:21 PM   #1
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a pin from my ide connector from my motherboard broke off .am i screwed or can it be fixed.thanks
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The chances of being able to replace a single pin are small unless you have leet soldering skilz.

Does the drive still work when plugged into the connector?
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nope....i guess i will make due without and replace the old dvd rw with a new sata.thanks anyway
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You could get one of these: VIA VT6410 UDMA/133 IDE RAID Controller PCI Card.
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