Is there an adapter to connect a neww sata cable to an old ribbon hard drive cab Tags: DVD Writers SATA Connection Hard Drives Cable Storage Last response: February 18, 2010 1:01 AM in Storage Share pbru624 February 17, 2010 4:13:25 PM Hello, is it possible in some way to connect my old ribbon data hard drive to my new computer that has a different hard drive data cable More about : adapter connect neww sata cable ribbon hard drive cab treefrog07 a b G Storage February 17, 2010 6:22:23 PM Here's one way. pbru624 February 17, 2010 11:23:00 PM treefrog07 thank you for the help. I was told by a computer tech that there was no way to connect and that there was not any adapter. But, I new with the hi-tech out there there had to be some kind of adapter. Thanks again. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer treefrog07 a b G Storage February 18, 2010 1:01:31 AM You are welcome. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumWhat type of ribbon do I need to connect my SATA HARD drive ? ForumSATA to ribbon conversion ForumSata to IDE adapter hard drive not working ForumUnable to boot a IDE hard drive connected with an ide to usb cable ForumDimension 4600 - run solely with a SATA hard drive - HOW do I do it? ForumIde to sata adapter boot issue ForumWant to use old hard drive , but it\'s IDE cable . Motherboard is sata ForumDo I need another adapter to connect the eSATA to my old hard drive ? Forum500GB sata hard disk not detected in BIOS and Disk management using USB sata cab ForumRe-using old hard drive ForumHow To Configure Old Hard Drive On New Computer? ForumRemoving ribbon cable from HDD PCB ForumHow do I add another SATA Hard Drive ?? ForumTrying to install first SATA hard drive ForumHard Drive IDE to SATA Forumneed 3 drive ribbon cable ForumBest SSD Of 2013, Which is it? More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !