How to replace ide dvd writer with sata Tags: SATA DVD Writers Components Last response: December 20, 2011 2:14 PM in Components Share praveensurampally December 20, 2011 12:35:10 PM iam using now ide dvd writer that has gone bad and i purchased a sata dvd writer with sata cable adaptor but my system not even booting so plz help me out. More about : replace ide dvd writer sata mcnumpty23 December 20, 2011 2:14:11 PM if your system wont boot after installing the sata dvd writer its probably because the dvd drive is set as 1st boot device to change it either swap the sata cables from the dvd drive and hard drive--only at the drive end not motherboard or go in bios and set hard drive as 1st boot device or use the boot menu by pressing whatever f key your pc manufacturer specifies m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedHow to connect IDE DVD writer, SATA HD to motherboard Forum IDE TO SATA CONVERTER for sony DVD writer Forum DVD writer sata and combo drive IDE together be used on a pc Forum SATA DVD WRITER ATTACHED VIA IDE2SATA CONVERTER NOT DETECTED Forum IDE DVD writer and SATA hard drive????? Forum IDE DVD writer and SATA hard drive????? Forum SolvedReplacing a IDE dvd burn drive with a SATA burn drive? Forum Solvedhow to connect 2 ide hdd and 1sata hdd at one time,my motherboard has both connection cables. also I dont have a cd/dvd rom. Forum Can I replace an ide dvd burner with a sata? Forum How to install sata dvd writer in laptop Forum SolvedDVD-Writer Master IDE and Slave HDD as back up hdd will this work? Forum Just replaced a IDE DVD drive with a SATA Drive and get the \ Forum SolvedConnecting DVD writer: Sata 6Gb/s or Sata 3Gb/s? Forum How to add an IDE HDD and DVD/RW onto new Motherboard with only SATA Forum Parts: Replacing IDE CD ROM Drive with SATA DVD Drive - Forum Has 2 IDE Slots for IDE Hard-drive And DVD Rom Drives how to connetct the sata h Forum How do I use a IDE/SATA DVD with my TV? Forum SolvedSATA DVD Writer doesn't open, only the green LED blinks, when I press the button. Forum SolvedIDE Hard Disk and DVD writer comes up as Not Installed in the BIOS Forum SolvedReplaced Motherboard - Where do I plug in my old DVD reader/writer drive? ? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !