New Mobo ,old drives?

  sputnick 13:30 20 Feb 2009

I would like to upgrade my mobo and cpu.
Can i use my 2 x ide hard drives with 1 ide to sata convertor and my 2 x ide dvd drives with with another convertor.
Can I link them as slave and master as at present.
I presume I will have to change my AGP graphics card to PCI e.

  Technotiger 13:37 20 Feb 2009

Depends on what mobo it is, but generally speaking yea, you can use the old drives still, I would expect your new mobo to have both IDE and SATA capability. Graphics, it again depends on the mobo, it could still have AGP as well as PCIe.

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