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Colonel Panic 07-24-2001 07:11 PM

IDE controller
 
What's an IDE controller?

*****Colonel Panic*****

jharris 07-25-2001 09:11 AM

An IDE controller is the bit of kit that interfaces your hard disks (and other IDE devices) with the rest of you system. On the days of old this was a seperate ISA card that plugged into the motherboard, nowdays its build onto the motherboard so you don't end up wasting available IO slots.

HTH

Jamie..


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