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IDE Cable Identification

By jairhart ·
Is there any way to identify the differnent types of IDE cables? ATA/33, 66 and so on by color or info printed on the cable.

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IDE Cable Identification

by 1stladytech In reply to IDE Cable Identification

ATA/33 cables have 40 wires, ATA/66 and ATA/100 cables have 80 wires and 40 pin connectors. Generally ATA66 cables have a blue, grey and black connectors while ATA100 cables have a red, grey and black connectors.


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