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post #11 of 85
It would be easier if we could actually see what you have. (Pictures maybe)

Anyways it isn't a difficult task at all, DVtriple6 showed you the pictures of exactly what you should be looking for. If you dont see them in there somewhere then i guess your going to have to purchase them.
post #12 of 85
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Some pics - Bad quality since I don't have a camera (webcam ftl)




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post #13 of 85
Based on the system in your sig, the SATA ports on your board are yellow and right next to the southbridge (lower right) and your MB definitely should have come with the cables and probably a molex to sata power adapter. Your powersupply is also listed as having a SATA power connector
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post #14 of 85
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Originally Posted by Drzprince973 View Post
It would be easier if we could actually see what you have. (Pictures maybe)

Anyways it isn't a difficult task at all, DVtriple6 showed you the pictures of exactly what you should be looking for. If you dont see them in there somewhere then i guess your going to have to purchase them.
I don't see the first picture he posted in there but doesn't it say if you don't have one you can use a 4 pin power adapter? because I have one of those.
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post #15 of 85
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Ok the red lead does fit in the little yellow things on the "southbridge"
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post #16 of 85
Well, i checked your mobo just to see if it supports SATA drives. And yes, it supports up to eight.

Go to this link and look at were it says (Third image): SATA Connectors

http://www.newegg.com/Product/ShowIm...herboard+-+OEM

That is where you should plug in your SATA ribbon. Regarding the power cable, it should be attached to your PSU, unless you have an adapter.

Hope this helps.
post #17 of 85
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Well I don't see it but I do have the power adapter. Where would I fit the power adapter? and thanks so much for the help atleast im getting a clue of what to do. +Rep for all in 30 mins
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post #18 of 85
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Shall I first off just screw the new HDD into a bay?
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post #19 of 85
Good idea.

Does the new hard drive take molex for power? If it does, you'll see four pins...
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post #20 of 85
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Yep 4 pins prosser
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