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Old 09-19-2006, 07:50 PM   #1 (permalink)
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So my parts should be here Thursday, and Friday at the latest, but yeah my HD and optical drive are oem and I'm not sure what else I need to buy to install em. I assume only a sata cable for the HD, but what about the optical?
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Old 09-19-2006, 07:53 PM   #2 (permalink)
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For the optical drive you will probably just need an IDE cable,And for the HD you might also need a power cable if you PSU don't have any.
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Usually your motherboard comes with the IDE and SATA cables for HDs and opticals.
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The SATA cable for the hard drive and an IDE cable for the optical drives should come with your motherboard. That is all you need.
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ya cause when I got my mobo it came with 2 IDE cables, and 4 sata cables.
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