How to use ide to sata adapter Tags: SATA DVD Drives Storage Last response: November 22, 2012 8:48 AM in Storage Share Carl365 November 20, 2012 8:32:11 PM Hello and thank you. I have a older computer, (2003) that has a IDE ribbon cable on the CD drive. I was given a DVD drive that has a SATA connector. Question: In order to use this SATA DVD drive, do I just get a IDE to SATA adapter? Thank you, Carl More about : ide sata adapter noidea_77 a c 84 G Storage November 22, 2012 8:48:20 AM It#s probably cheaper to buy a sata controller for the pci slot. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources How to use usb to sata ide adapter to transfer mi documents Forum SolvedUse IDE to SATA adapter with HDD Dock?? Forum SolvedHow to install ide to sata adapter? Forum SolvedCan't use ide-to-sata adapted drive to boot from? Forum Using SATA/IDE to USB 2.0 Adapter solution Using SATA SSD with an IDE adapter Forum Using SATA/IDE adapter to try and get info off hard drive Forum SSD freezing using IDE-SATA adapter Forum How can I use a SATA and an IDE HDD together? solution Trouble Accessing Files on HDD using IDE/SATA to USB adapter Forum Using SATA/IDE adapter to try and get info off hard drive Forum Connected SATA hd to IDE mb using IDE adapter works but... Forum Sata hdd installed using adapter on ide mobo not booting. Forum How to use sata as my operating system and ide as slave Forum HOW DO I USE MY SATA//IDE CABLE TO TRANSFER HARD DRIVES Forum How to use USB to R-driver SATA IDE Cable with 2 5 laptop hdd Forum How do I use a IDE/SATA DVD with my TV? 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 solution How to transfer data from my harddisk to laptop using SATA/IDE to USB without formatting my harddisk Forum Solvedide to sata adapter solution More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !