Solved Roadblock - Non-Sata DVD Drives to SATA Mobo Tags: New Build SATA CD-Rom DVD Drives Systems Last response: March 18, 2012 7:54 AM in Systems Share nymedic828 March 8, 2012 1:36:27 AM So apparently I get to the end of putting the system together, and im boned. I have 2 non-sata CD/DVD drives and I have an ASRock Extreme3 Mobo. What do I do... I imagine I am screwed and need to buy new CD drives which blows. More about : roadblock sata dvd drives sata mobo Best solution Motopsychojdn March 8, 2012 1:38:40 AM Nope, google 'Ide to Sata adaptor' Cheaper than new drives but I'd prefer new drives myself :-) Moto Share nymedic828 March 18, 2012 12:06:33 AM Best answer selected by NYMedic828. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Motopsychojdn March 18, 2012 7:54:28 AM Glad to help, thank you for B.a. man Moto m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solvedhow to install and configure a sata drive in a non-sata motherboard XP machine Forum DFI Ultra Infinity won't boot with non-SATA drives Forum IDE DVD Drives won't connect to SATA Mobo even with converter Forum SolvedBought new DVD drives, not realizing they were SATA Forum SolvedUsing my old ide drives on my only-sata mobo Forum Dimension 8400: 2 SATA DVD Drives/2nd SATA hard drive recognized by Bios but not otherwise (Windows XP) Forum SolvedAre SSD drives interchangable between SATA and newer versions (SATA3 now available)? I have older A8N-LA Mobo. Forum trying to run ide drives on mobo which has sata ports only Forum SolvedWant to Install PATA DVD Drive in SATA Motherboard. Need help. Forum SolvedSATA HDD not detected but DVD drive detected Forum SolvedReplacing a IDE dvd burn drive with a SATA burn drive? Forum BIO's does not recognize sata DVD drives Forum SolvedSata dvd drives not detected now Forum SolvedNo dvd drive cable with mobo Forum SolvedWhat PC Part has the SATA DATA cable so I can install my DVD disc drive? Forum SolvedDual Storage (SDD + HDD) Drive Setup - MoBo SATA Question Forum SolvedDoes the Philips DVD+/-RW DVD 8701 Optical drive have Sata ports Forum SolvedWill a DVD drive SATA power cable supply 12V, 5V, or 3.3V? Forum SolvedWill a sata1 dvd drive work from a sata2 port? Forum SolvedSATA converter for DVD drive in laptops? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !