I have a new dvd writer but the cable entry is sata mines is a ribbon what can i

not a techi but in my computer i have ribbon cables and a 4 pin power supply but my new dvd writer is sata cables is there anything i can do
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  1. Yes you can buy an adapter like this
    http://www.meritline.com/sata-to-ide-converter-adapter---p-42764.aspx

    But it might be easier to just return it and buy an IDE drive instead of a SATA if you can.
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