i have asus motherboard that has ide controllers,i want to add a sata dvd burner but the patch cords are ide can i add a sata add on card to this motherboard and if so how. any info please. sorry im a newbie
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You should be able to get a PCI card with SATA controllers on it, and there's no particular reason why it wouldn't work. You'd lose some performance, but for a DVD burner it won't really matter.
is there a certain kind to get and how does it plug in to motherboard .thanks for any help
heres some info asus p5pe-vm rev 1.00 board 3.40 gh intel pentium processer 64 bit ready dual core windows xp service pack 3 primary ide channel controllers[2x] secondary ide channel controllers[2x] all in wonder 9800 series video card