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Old 07-24-2001, 06:11 PM   #1
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IDE controller

What's an IDE controller?

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Old 07-25-2001, 08:11 AM   #2
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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.




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