2. Cable select is easier.
3. An IDE cable.
4. If need be, configure the BIOS to keep the SATA drive as the boot drive.
Does your HP system support IDE drives?
Don't know. How do I find out? Will I see some sort of IDE input on the motherboard?
ASUSTek Computer INC. EMERY 1.05
went to support.asus.com and did a search for specs for Emery 1.05 and no results.