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Ok, I got me an SBLive! Platinum with the Live!Drive IR. Made my ACS295s come alive!! Courtesy of TheCh3f minus $18. Anyways, I need an I/O cable from the card to the Drive IR. I found all kinds of documentation on the Drive IR, but none of them said what kind of cable I need. From the looks of it, it seems to be a standard 40-pin ribbon cable. I looked all over the place (exaggeration) to see the card plus the Drive IR in a rig, but couldn't find any pics. So, now I'm stuck with no headphones, better sounding old school speakers, and no Drive IR functionality. Does anybody know?
    
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Bump...

Will a standard 40-pin IDE cable work?
    
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*sigh* 2 day bump
    
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What I read in some sites. You can use a 40 pin cable connecting to SB Live. Here a site with everything you need to know about your card.

http://ccftp.creative.com/manualdn/M...85/english.pdf
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Hey thanks... I couldn't find the information if it was a 40 cable or 80 cable ribbon cable.

Ok, that was confusing... The old school IDE, or the newer IDE cable?
Edited by legoman786 - 5/13/08 at 10:03pm
    
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I used a old school IDE and it worked perfectly. Make sure that you get a IDE with all the holes open. On the new IDE's some holes are covered....
    
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Yea I read that someone use a round ide cable.
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post #8 of 8
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Cool, I'll try it out and report back
    
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