SATA to IDE Tags: New Build Sata Hard Drives Systems Last response: July 13, 2011 7:23 PM in Systems Share rainhoney July 13, 2011 3:22:40 PM Hello, My PC previously is running on IDE however the hard disk has spoiled and instead of buying IDE I went and bought SATA. Now when I try to install, it couldnt detect my hard drive. Any solution? Thank you in advance for your help. More about : sata ide | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove puttsy July 13, 2011 7:23:03 PM Enter the BIOS and set the SATA mode to Legacy or IDE. See if that does it. What id your motherboard though? We need further information to better assist you though. | Report abuse Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Systems>SATA to IDE> Related ressources: ForumSATA , IDE HDD Docking station ForumP5B-VM not recognizing 40GB IDE but SATA OK ForumIDE to SATA problem ForumIde to sata adapter ForumSata drive and dvd burner not always recognized on secondary ide channel ForumSata IDE Controller working but Win7 shows as unknown device and dont have drive Forum1 sata and 2 ide HDD in one system - 1 ide controller ForumSSD freezing using IDE-SATA adapter ForumConverting a IDE Drive to SATA Drive ForumSATA + IDE + Windows 8 ForumWindows 7 change ide to sata bd-rom ForumCan motherboards run separate SATA ports on different modes? IDE /AHCI ForumIDE HDD to SATA ForumI have HP running XP with SATA hard drive. would like to add IDE for extra stora ForumSATA vs IDE -- WHAT?!! ForumCan I raid 0 SATA and IDE hard drives ForumSATA III HDD on SATA PCI Card vs SATA IDE Adapter ForumIDE to SATA converters for laptops ForumIDE PSU and SATA HDD and Optical drive ForumCPU Temp gadgets don't work after Hyper 212 Evo Install More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !