Any way to install older cd/dvd on to 64 bit Tags: DVD Computers CD-Rom Windows 7 Last response: March 20, 2012 6:52 PM in Windows 7 Share sir pete March 13, 2012 7:28:29 AM I have some older CDs and a new 64 bit computer. Is there ANY way of getting the old cd to work on 64 bit??? More about : install older dvd bit danny2000 a b $ Windows 7 March 13, 2012 7:43:03 AM Are you talking the CD/DVD drive or software applications sir pete? sir pete March 20, 2012 2:23:21 PM CD/dvd drive Related resources Older PC games vs. Windows 7 64bit - Forum Older IDE DVD Drive-Compatible w/ Windows 7 64bit OS - Forum My computer is 32 bit , need 64 bit to install windows 7 - Forum P8Z68 w/i7-2600K + Intel 320 SSD -- Cannot install Windows 7 64bit - Forum Cd/dvd driver for win 7 - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer abekl a b $ Windows 7 March 20, 2012 4:05:25 PM I think what you are rally asking is if an older drive with a PATA connector can be made to work in a newer system with only SATA connectors. The answer is no, you must get a new drive with a SATA connector. danny2000 a b $ Windows 7 March 20, 2012 4:33:56 PM Yes, you can, but I personally would just get another CD/Dvd drive. http://www.amazon.com/dp/B000Z3K47G/ref=asc_df_B000Z3K4... danny2000 a b $ Windows 7 March 20, 2012 4:40:19 PM You're better-off just getting another CD/DVD drive; They can be had for about $18 on newegg.com danny2000 a b $ Windows 7 March 20, 2012 6:52:18 PM Plus, the new cd/dvd drives are faster. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumWindows 7: 32- Bit or 64-Bit ? ForumNeed to change Windows 7 from 64 bit to 32 bit ForumInstall Error: Required CD/DVD drive device driver is missing ForumNew build for Windows 7: Do i install 32 bit OS or 64 bit OS? ForumI cannot install Windows 7 x 64 using RAID0 on a Gigabyte GA-X58A-UD3R. ForumCD/DVD rewritable drives ForumVisiontek 5870 win7 64bit issues Forum64 bit OS and latest hardware, 32 bit games compatibility ? Forum64 bit Java won't install on Windows 7 x 64 ForumWindow 7 this copy is not genuine ForumHow install an email program for windows 7 ForumWin 7 Install problem. ForumWin 7 Install, drive not detected, drivers not found ForumInstall drive F ForumWill a clean install wipe my partitons More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !