How Do I Add 3rd Hard Drive

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I have a ASUS P4C800 Deluxe motherboard
Is there a way to add another (3rd) hard drive.
or since I have 2 in the IDE slot can I add another using SATA?
Any advice would be appreciated

Re: How Do I Add 3rd Hard Drive

Most motherboards have two IDE channels, and each channel can support up to
two (2) HDs (master and slave), so supporting up to four (4) total HDs is
typically not a problem, UNLESS you have some optical drives consuming those
locations.  If so, you can always install a SATA drive instead if you have
SATA ports.  Or you can visit eBay and get yourself a Promise Ultra100 TX2
PCI Controller card for $10-20 shipped and add capacity for four (4) more
HDs.  Or get a SATA PCI add-on card instead, whatever you prefer.


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