Solved IDE or sata? Tags: Hard Drives SATA Storage Last response: February 20, 2012 7:50 PM in Storage Share dgbkiller February 17, 2012 8:56:34 PM how to know whether i have an IDE or SATA hard disk? More about : ide sata Best solution treefrog07 a b G Storage February 17, 2012 9:10:27 PM IDE/PATA HDDs have a 4-pin MOLEX power connector, a 40-pin array, and a jumper to select Master/Slave/Cable Select. SATA has two L-shaped slots on the back, the short one is for the SATA data cable and the long one is for the SATA power connector. Share dgbkiller February 20, 2012 7:50:23 PM Best answer selected by dgbkiller. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedIDE/SATA cable AC Power Converter Forum SolvedConverting SATA ports IDE to AHCI BIOS help Forum SolvedIDE , ATA , PATA , SATA... can you please explain these? Forum SolvedSamsung 120gb EVO slow on sata2 and IDE Mode! Need some solutions. Forum Solvedusing HDD IDE in a new MB support Sata ports only Forum SolvedSATA Hard Drives and IDE Hard Drive not Working... Forum SolvedIDE to SATA ? Forum SolvedHow to connect IDE DVD writer, SATA HD to motherboard 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 SolvedIDE in SATA Forum SolvedIDE to sata converter not working Forum SolvedTrying to Recover data using sata IDE cable but it's SO SLOW Forum SolvedReplacing a IDE dvd burn drive with a SATA burn drive? Forum SolvedUsing my old ide drives on my only-sata mobo Forum Solvedide to sata adapter Forum SolvedIDE to sata converter not working Forum SolvedIDE to SATA? Forum Solvedupgrade from IDE to SATA Forum SolvedHelp with IDE disc drive with sata converter Forum SolvedSata to IDE Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !