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Old 06-14-2019, 07:51 AM   #20
s wave
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Originally Posted by Glennbo View Post
I knew there were converter gadgets like those, but I'd still be leery and every time something acted up I'd always suspect an adapter. In the early days of SATA I built my kid a machine, but it didn't have enough legacy IDE ports so I had to use a SATA to PATA adapter. While it did work, every time his computer did something weird I always wondered if some data got mangled by that adapter. Not long after building that machine, I got him a SATA drive.
Yea can be quirky... I think the key might be using them on 'lanes' not direct to CPU. Just guessing.
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