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Old 04-05-2005, 06:20 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Possible to combine an IED drive with Serial ATA/150 drive?

I have an ASUS A7N8X-Deluxe motherboard with 2 Serial ATA/150 ports. I'm already using just a regular 80 gig IDE hard drive. I just bought a Maxtor 200 GB Serial ATA/150 hard drive. I was wondering if its possible to use both hard drives on my motherboard (combined). Any help would be greatly appreciated

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Old 04-05-2005, 07:55 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Yes its possible, just plug em in and they sould work.

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Old 04-13-2005, 04:07 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Sometimes you have to go into the BIOS and into the onboard controllers section. There should be three choices: IDE Only, SATA only, Mixed Mode. You want mixed mode.
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