Sata or ide Tags: Configuration SATA Hard Drives Computers Windows XP Last response: October 2, 2012 6:01 PM in Windows XP Share syaufitra October 1, 2012 6:16:28 AM Hello, How to check sata or ide hdd type on computer via windows More about : sata ide PhilFrisbie October 1, 2012 7:46:46 PM It depends on why you need to check from Windows rather than the BIOS or opening up the PC. m 0 l ram1009 October 2, 2012 5:18:49 AM The BIOS can be rather cryptic if you're not accustomed to using it. The easiest way to know for sure is to open the box and look. If the cable going to the HDD is less than an inch wide it's SATA. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Hawkeye22 October 2, 2012 6:01:07 PM http://www.computer-hardware-explained.com/sata-vs-ide.... m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedMaking my Sata drive the boot drive instead of the IDE Forum SolvedUpgrading from an IDE HDD to a SATA SSD and HDD Forum 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 SolvedIDE to Sata Forum SolvedHow can I use a SATA and an IDE HDD together? Forum SolvedLooking for a compact USB 3.0 Sata/Ide Enclosure 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 More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !