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Can EIDE and SATA HD's live together?

Discussion in 'Hardware' started by DeaconBlues, Dec 3, 2007.

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  1. DeaconBlues

    DeaconBlues Thread Starter

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    I have a Dell Dimension 5150 with a SATA hard drive. Can I use an EIDE drive as a second HD?
     
  2. bigbear

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    Of course you can providing you have the capacity and spare connectors
     
  3. DevgruSeal

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    Certainly, provided the motherboard has IDE channels, and you have the IDE cables :)
     
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