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Anyone who has them, are they worth it? Can you still boot from them when installing windows, or do i have to load "F6" drivers? Any opinions of the best ones out there?

Obviously, I'm looking into getting a couple, but not sure if it's worth the $70 right now... help convince me to spend the money

Thanks for the help
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I installed XP on mine. Works great. Shows up as a "SCSI device" or something though. Good to keep IDE ports free, they're in limited supply.
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$70? SATA optical drives can be found for $30-40 easily.

Also, no drivers are needed. SATA HDs work with your motherboard without additional drivers so do SATA optical drives.
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$70? SATA optical drives can be found for $30-40 easily.

Also, no drivers are needed. SATA HDs work with your motherboard without additional drivers so do SATA optical drives.
i'm looking to get 2

and thanks for the info....i'll have to think on it for a bit...
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