How can i know if my board can support a pATA hard disk?

im planning to use my old pATA hard disk as my slave while my SATA disk as my master disk is it possible to use both disk together or how will i know if my MoBo will even support a pATA disk..
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  1. You need a mobo with ide support.
    It would be helpful to know what mobo?
  2. davcon said:
    You need a mobo with ide support.
    It would be helpful to know what mobo?


    the MoBo specifications shows it has 1 IDE connector, so does it mean it can support my old pATA disk? And can I possibly use my old pATA disk as my slave while my SATA as my master disk?
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