Is my PC able to accept this upgrade

  oo7juk 23:22 29 Jun 05
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Hi,

Want to install a dvd writer, at the moment my PC has 4 ide devices connected to it.
cd writer, dvd rom, and 2 HD.

I have a ASUS a7nex mobo.

Many thanks

  De Marcus 23:39 29 Jun 05

You need a pci ide expansion card, cheap enough at about £10 from your local pc store, make sure your psu is up to the job though.

  dan11 23:47 29 Jun 05

Or you could swap it for the dvdrom.

  De Marcus 23:50 29 Jun 05

Imo, the cd-writer would be best swopped.

  sidecar sid 00:00 30 Jun 05
  dan11 00:08 30 Jun 05

" Imo, the cd-writer would be best swopped."

Even better.

  oo7juk 11:41 30 Jun 05

Thanks guys, I think I will swap over with my cd writer then.

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