How to install a DVD Drive on this mobo Tags: Motherboards How To Hard Drives Cable DVD Drives Product Last response: September 26, 2011 1:54 AM in Motherboards Share Wiggles September 26, 2011 1:32:42 AM http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... I have this motherboard and I had a HDD Cable that I used before to install all my previous DVD drives, but I can't find anything to do with a cable like that on this motherboard. Can someone help me with this please? Thanks More about : install dvd drive mobo Dereck47 a b V Motherboard September 26, 2011 1:54:16 AM You have a DVD drive with an IDE interface. Newer motherboards (like yours) no longer use IDE connectors, they use SATA ports instead. You need to buy a SATA DVD drive. The cheapest one on Newegg is $16.99. Here's the link: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... If you don't want to buy a new drive then you'll have to buy a "IDE to SATA" adapter. Search on Amazon.com or Google/Bing for additional info. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumInstalling mobo drivers from external dvd drive ForumI dont have dvd drive in my laptop how to install ios fro pendrive ForumWhat's bad? CPU, MOBO , or hard drive ? How to determine? ForumHow to Install a SATA dvd Drive in a Windows 8 ForumWill a SATA I (1.5) dvd rom slow my sata III (6GBs) hard drive to 1.5? ForumHow to install cd/ dvd drive in laptop for windows7 ForumMissing DVD -RW/CD-ROM drive on mobo with P35+ICH9. Please Help ForumWindows 7 install problem with external dvd drive . ForumAfter I change mobo , how do I install Windows? ForumDVD Drive Wont read/Write ForumHow do I dual boot XP- WIN 7 without a dvd drive ? ForumCustom computer will not load windows install DVD ForumHow to install drivers in windows 7 from dvd ForumHow to install dvd pc game in drive E ForumHow to install 2nd dvd drive ForumHow to Install Window XP in Note Book ...where as no DvD rom ForumIntel i5 3550p & AS Rock Z77 PRO 3 Forum[Solved] Will this motherboard fit this case? ForumTrying to decide on z68 1155 mobo ForumHow to disable built in ram in sony vaio More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !