Ide and sata ii Tags: SATA Hard Drives Components Last response: September 26, 2010 11:30 PM in Components Share greatdeal September 26, 2010 4:17:58 AM can i mix the ide and sata ii hard drives??? More about : ide sata Aneesh@4GHz September 26, 2010 1:33:04 PM Yes,You can mix IDE and SATA II hard drives at same time! No problems! popatim September 26, 2010 11:04:41 PM I've even run sataII hdd's in a system that only had ide thanks to those nifty adapters. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer hunter315 September 26, 2010 11:30:35 PM I mix them, it works just fine, my older 250GB IDE drive makes a nice little back up drive for the important stuff from my main 1TB SATA II disk Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumSATA II operating in IDE mode ForumOld IDE 's to new Sata II ForumSATA II drive fails to detect on IDE HD based windows XP system ForumSATA IDE SATA I SATA II ..jeeez ForumSATA II and IDE HDs ForumnVidia Nforce 4 IDE drivers & SATA II Hard Disks! ForumCan motherboards run separate SATA ports on different modes? IDE /AHCI ForumSATA vs IDE -- WHAT?!! ForumP5B-VM not recognizing 40GB IDE but SATA OK ForumnVidia Nforce 4 IDE drivers & SATA II Hard Disks! ForumSATA/IDE RAID ..? ForumAdvice/Opinions SSD and IDE HDD vs. Single SATA HDD ForumTwo IDE drives One SATA drive Gigabyte motherboard ForumIDE as Primary on SATA -only Board ForumSata Hard Drive Detected as ide ForumIde-sata drive not working ForumI have 1 HDD connected using IDE , 2nd not being detected SATA ForumWhere can I find a good mechanical keyboard? ForumDifference between usb, firewalls, and SATA, IDE, DMA, and SCSI ForumHas 2 IDE Slots for IDE Hard-drive And DVD Rom Drives how to connetct the sata h More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !