Linked by Howard Fosdick on Wed 29th Feb 2012 00:56 UTC
Hardware, Embedded Systems Current computers use SATA disk drives. Pentium IV's and earlier computers used the IDE drive standards. How can you intermix SATA and IDE disk drives? This article discusses the options. It is the next in my series of articles on computer refurbishing.
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tl;dr version
by Laurence on Wed 29th Feb 2012 07:02 UTC
Laurence
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2007-03-26

tl;dr version: buy a SATA/IDE converter for ~$3.

(I can't imagine anyone on here is in the dark about what IDE and SATA connectors look like)

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