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Need motherboard for qosmio laptop. do I have to replace w/same

I would like to have a SATA hdd in the toshiba qosmio. The current motherboard only supports ATA? Also Do I have to put 2 hdd in it. Mine Crashed.

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  • Richard O
    Richard O May 11, 2010

    So your current one is PATA right? and you would like to swap over to SATA?

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They make an ata to sata conversion cable that you can buy, look on the boxes of the hdd's most of them come with the converter that you need

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