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Old 11-26-2006, 07:11 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Question hdd controller

Well I picked up a hdd controller,

Here is a link to the closest model that I could find.


http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16816103335

The model that I have is a dc-390F I dont know anything about these thing and was wondering if I could use it for my 200 gig ide drive. I have a ide port on my mobo, but it got fried somehow.

Will it work for the purpose of a ide port for my ide drive or not?
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I don't think SCSI drives use the same pins as IDE, So I would'nt think so. But you never know, I've never used SCSI myself.
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Won't work for IDE as they have smaller 40pin connector's
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as you can see there is a ide connector there. But I just dont kknow if I can use it for my 200gig maxtor?
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That's not an IDE connector,Look at it close it has 50 pin's so it's SCSI.
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o, I see now. I dont really know much about SCSI drives and I thought the one on the right side was for SCSI. Well I guess that answers my question then.
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