SATA help Tags: DVD Writers SATA Storage Last response: December 3, 2007 1:26 PM in Storage Share retepallen December 3, 2007 10:57:36 AM Hi, This is probably a stupid question, but i'm going to ask it anyway. I'm building my dad a new computer and i'm looking at SATA dvd drives rather than the good old IDE. With using a G31 motherboard, will the SATA drive automatically work with an XP boot cd for a new build? I presume yes, but i just wanted to check... More about : sata cfvh600 December 3, 2007 1:26:04 PM As long as your motherboard detects the SATA dvd drive and you can select it as being the 1st boot device. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumInternal SATA to SATA transfer speeds at 20Mb/sec... Please Help ! ForumPlease help me, i want to add new 1 tb WD sata hard disk in my G31M-ES Forum[ HELP ] Sata to USB Problem Unallocated HDD ForumSATA CONTROLLER QUESTION. NEED HELP ! ForumMy sata cable clamp broke :( HELP .. ForumSATA 2 and SATA 3 Help ! ForumHelp with Sata hard drives ForumQuestion about SATA ports on GigaByte GA-Z68A-D3H-B3. NEED HELP !! ForumPlan to Upgrade to SSD. Need help finding SATA interface ForumDesperate for Help with Sata Mode for XP ForumZ77 Extreme 6 Motherboard Sata HDD Windows Install Problem. HELP !! ForumBIOS sees SATA HDD, but windows 8 doesn't, please help ForumHelp with drive number enumeration to correct channel for SATA HDD? ForumNeed help picking SAS vs SATA Forum[ help]SATA PM PORT 0 HITACHI HDD SATA 3 HDD MAY NOT BE.. ForumHelp finding a 1 Port SATA 3 PCIe HW Controller ForumSomeone please help sata controller question!!! ForumSata controller card question? Please help ForumIDE to ACHI can't find Registry Entry OCZ Vertex 4 ForumHelp Installing Second Sata Drive More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !