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Sata and IDE hard drive

I have both ports on my mother board for Sata and IDE. Currently I have two hard drives installed and operational that function off of the IDE cable (40 pin). I want to add another hard drive to the computer utilizing the SATA connection (without removing any of my old hard drives). Will the motherboard allow me to have 2 hard drives. 1 connected to IDE and one to the SATA and work properly?

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    computer win't find sata hard drive

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Hi there,
yes your motherboard would allow this .. once you configure in the bois your boot drive being the IDE drives ....the operation of the other drives should be a breeze ...

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