I am using a pata hard drive can i use sata hard drive on same pc? Tags: Hard Drives SATA Computer Storage Last response: May 8, 2011 9:20 PM in Storage Share WAQAR HAIDER May 8, 2011 7:13:37 PM Hi,,,,,,recently i am using a pata hard drive,,,,,,the question is,,,can i use a sata hard drive in combination or alone on same computer. More about : pata hard drive sata hard drive GhislainG a c 82 G Storage May 8, 2011 9:20:46 PM Yes, as long as a SATA port is avaiable. Just make sure that your boot order is correct after adding the new drive. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedUsing PATA hard drive with SATA adapter Question Forum Can we use both ide hard drive with sata at same time Forum Can i hook up sata and pata hard drives on the same system Forum Cain i use a pata drive and a sata drive in my pc? Forum SolvedUsing two hard drives in the same PC with windows 7 Home premium Forum SolvedUsing a Hard Drive and an Optical Drive on the same controller Forum SolvedSATA Hard drive to PATA to Hard drive Forum Solvedcan i use a sata hard drive from my other computer to a new computer Forum SolvedCan you use a secondary hard drive to boot a different OS on the same computer? Forum SolvedBought a new SATA III hard drive, want to use it on a Sata II port Forum Using two hard drives in the same PC with windows 7 Home premium Forum So can I use my Sata hard drive even if it still has memory from the last computer which was windows 8 Forum Look, my hard drive is damaged. What I have is a 8GB pen drive and also a 16GB pen drive. I am currently using Fedora OS. But Forum SolvedUse a store bought pc internal Hard Drive on a new build? (first build ever) Forum Replacing old hard drive with same OS? Can I re-use the old hard drive again? Forum SolvedCan i install a second hard drive with its own operating system im using sata Forum How to format a new toshiba hard drive? Im using a sata/ide usb to my laptop. The hdd shows up in the device manager, but n Forum copy hard drive using sata wire 3.0 Forum SolvedTwo hard drives fail in the EXACT same way within 1 hour of Use Forum SolvedHow can I put the OS from my current hard drive to a secondary for use in another PC? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !