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Old 04-30-2006, 12:15 PM   #1
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Default SATA Cable to Cd-rom

I just recently purchased a sata hard drive but im not sure what cable to get to connect it to my cd-rom.
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Old 04-30-2006, 12:17 PM   #2
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You dont connect it to the cd-rom, it goes straight to the motherboard. The cd drive get connected via ide cable.
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Yea i was starting to think that.
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Does your motherboard support sata? If not then you will have to buy an expansion card.
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Default Re: SATA Cable to Cd-rom

Or an SATA to IDE adapter.

Which motherboard do you have?
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