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connecting sata drive

by chiemplong / March 31, 2013 5:36 AM PDT

hey guys, i have a seagate momentus laying around (http://www.newegg.com/Product
/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16822148371),
and would like to know how i could connect it to a motherboard.

thanks,
chiem

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Go for it or...provide details
by Willy / March 31, 2013 6:09 AM PDT
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If you know you have a SATA HD, then you need a SATA port connection. If you have -NONE- on mtrbd. then you need to bet a SATA type i/f card to mount in mtrbd. slot. Since, you also provided nothing in the details of your mtrbd. or PC in specific, I leave it at that.

Otherwise, check you manual, PC maker, or mtrbd. maker support website if no manual and/or review details of adding a SATA HD if so ported.

tada -----Willy Happy

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All you need is an SATA port on the MB, an SATA power
by VAPCMD / March 31, 2013 6:22 AM PDT
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connector and an SATA cable.

VAPCMD

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