Would Pata to Sata Connector work with a CDd?

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Dan - Oct 9, 2009 at 06:24 PM
 Dan - Oct 10, 2009 at 08:10 AM
Hi,
As stated in the title would a Pata to Sata connector/converter work with a CD Drive?
I'm thinking about buying a new motherboard, but it seems it only has 1 Pata connector to work with my hard drive, and my CD drive wouldn't work with it. Or should I just use the Sata converter on the HD and use the CD Pata cable to connect it to the IDE/Pata socket? Any Help would be appreciated.

Sincerely,
Dan.

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dancedhall Posts 3058 Registration date Wednesday May 13, 2009 Status Member Last seen March 12, 2010 657
Oct 10, 2009 at 06:56 AM
hi there,

hi there no it wont work

but there is specific converter for this you must search

i will advice you to use it as external drive that is to plug it in

an external casing and use it via usb cable

Thanks
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Thanks for answering and the advice!
I just wanted to know if It'll work.
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