Does the sata connection utilize the control board on a ide/sata hard drive Tags: Hard Drives SATA Connection Storage Last response: July 14, 2010 7:55 PM in Storage Share richard10 July 14, 2010 7:47:12 PM Hello, i have a 2.5" hard drive with a bad control board, i can't access it with the usb connection, would i be able to access it if i connect it to my computer main board by using the sata connection? More about : sata connection utilize control board ide sata hard drive hang-the-9 a c 122 G Storage July 14, 2010 7:55:45 PM I take it you are talking about an external drive and the USB connection does not work. You want to open the case and connect the drive directly. If that is the situation, then yes it will work. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedHard Drive only spins after connecting ide-sata converter Forum USB to IDE/SATA adapter for Windows 8 hard drive Forum Does SATA external hard drive work with usb connection Forum SATA board LED goes out when connecting on hard drive Forum How to install dvd, sata hard drive and then connect m/board Forum Why does it say my drive needs formatting when i connect a sata hard disk to a u Forum SolvedDoes my mother board support 1 TB / 2 TB sata hard disk? Forum Does my mother board (GigaByte GA-8I915P-D) support 1 TB / 2 TB sata hard disk? Forum SolvedDoes Anyone Know How to Attach My Toshiba Canvio External Hard Drive Directly to a SATA port? Forum Install windows to sata controller card with hard drive connected Forum SolvedSATA Controller Card. Any Way To Monitor Hard Drive Temperature? Forum SolvedJust installed msata hard drive and fresh windows 7 install; laptop does not recognize sata hard drive Forum Solvedmy 160 GB hard drive is not showing in the my computer panel when connected through SATA IDE cable but it is moving when conn Forum SolvedHard drive spins good but clicks when sata is connected Forum SolvedHow to connect SATA hard drive to desktop? Forum SolvedI'm building a new computer and would like to know if I should connect my hard drive to Intel sata or Asmedia connectors. Forum SolvedAdapter to connect a 2.5" SATA hard drive to a mSATA port? Forum SolvedHow does one get a Gigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3 to detect SATA hard drives? Forum SolvedConnecting SATA Hard Drive to IDE Forum New sata 3 board not detecting old sata 2 hard drive? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !