Solved How to install ide to sata adapter? Tags: Hard Drives SATA Motherboards Storage Last response: November 25, 2010 3:30 PM in Storage Share raider89 November 24, 2010 5:38:31 PM I have a ide hard drive and sata motherboard. I bought the adapter. Do I still hook up the power cord to the hard drive and set it to slave? Or do I just use the adapter and keep the hard drive on master or what not? This would be a secondary hard drive More about : install ide sata adapter Best solution treefrog07 a c 78 V Motherboard a b G Storage November 25, 2010 1:52:15 AM Attach the power cord. Set the HDD to master. SATA only has one HDD per port (channel) - IDE/PATA allows two HDDs per cable. raider89 November 25, 2010 3:30:49 PM Best answer selected by raider89. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumSSD freezing using IDE-SATA adapter ForumHow to use usb to sata ide adapter to transfer mi documents ForumConnecting a Bytecc BT-300 IDE/SATA to USB adapter ForumIde to sata adapter boot issue ForumSATA to IDE Adapter , Drive Not Detected in BIOS ForumSATA to IDE adapter ForumSata to IDE adapter hard drive not working ForumOnt install ide hdd on SATA host ForumHow to connect sata hard disk and ide hard disk to a computer ForumHow to hook up seagate momentus 5400 2 hd using usb 2 0 to ide sata s-ata 2 5 3 ForumMoving XP from IDE to SATA without install CD's ForumSATA to IDE adapter for laptop? ForumSATA/IDE adapters and paging file performance ForumIDE HDD Master with SATA HDD SLAVE? Forum2 HDD - SATA & IDE-How to set them up ForumSata hdd installed using adapter on ide mobo not booting. ForumIDE to SATA adapter problem Forum1 HDD vs. 2 HDD RAID-0 ForumCan you set up a sata drive with ssd Forum[Solved] WD Passport adapter dead? More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !