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Patrick Whittle
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      6th Feb 2010
Can a PATA drive be put into a computer that is currently using IDE? Is the
ribbon cable the same with both drive-types?


 
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Jim
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      7th Feb 2010
See the Wikipedia article for a description of PATA. IDE and PATA are,
these days, just two ways to say the same thing.
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