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trivium nate
01-16-09, 07:07 PM
Yo so my DVD drive is this one, (http://images.google.com/imgres?imgurl=http://www.pacificgeek.com/productimages/xl/BLK-TS-H652-DO-R.jpg&imgrefurl=http://www.pacificgeek.com/product.asp%3Fid%3D94449%26c%3D200%26s%3D1374&usg=__ztfrhuOIY1CksmWZcyaIygzq6lc=&h=300&w=300&sz=10&hl=en&start=1&sig2=JFF0rNNqoPHki3pD3LP9Ag&um=1&tbnid=MjMzxjtbE5coOM:&tbnh=116&tbnw=116&ei=gR5wSZTvJZbGtgex5dXlCA&prev=/images%3Fq%3Dts-h652%26um%3D1%26hl%3Den%26sa%3DN)


And I need to know what kinda IDE cable tog et for it does it matter? by the ide port port on teh back it says

--39-IDE INTERFACE-1
-4------------------2

any help or do u need more info?

Thanks

nekrosoft13
01-16-09, 09:41 PM
normal IDE cable, 40 pin, 80 conductor cable

btw, wow (Our Price: $32.99) for refurbish drive

bacon12
01-16-09, 09:43 PM
I don't think it matters, and you most likely have one or two in a box somewhere that came with a motherboad. I know I do. :)

trivium nate
01-16-09, 10:51 PM
im not buying it frm that site i was using it as a referance um the old one i threw away i have the drive it came with my pc im just looking for the ide cable thanks to teh 2 above posters

trivium nate
01-16-09, 10:54 PM
looks like maybe this one?
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16812200039

or

http://www.bestbuy.com/site/olspage.jsp?id=pcmcat138100050041&type=category

and hopefully that one fits into my mobo to

nekrosoft13
01-16-09, 11:06 PM
yes, but from newegg it is cheaper