Can I install ATA hard drive to pavilion a475c?

orion

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I just bought Western digital WD2500JD ATA hard drive for my HP pavilion
a475c. It seems that there isn't any serial ATA connector on the
motherboard. I guess I would need your confirmation on this and if this is
right, what is your comments on buying an adaper? Thanks.

Orion
 

craigm

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Is this your motherboard?
http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/document?product=396434&lang=en&lc=en&cc=us&dlc=en&docname=c00063272

craigm

"orion" <orion@galuxy.com> wrote in message
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> I just bought Western digital WD2500JD ATA hard drive for my HP pavilion
> a475c. It seems that there isn't any serial ATA connector on the
> motherboard. I guess I would need your confirmation on this and if this
is
> right, what is your comments on buying an adaper? Thanks.
>
> Orion