IDE or EIDE - is it the same

  Never again 16:01 06 Jun 2003
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All the hard drives on sale seem to be EIDE but I only have an IDE drive and controller.
Will it fit?

  -pops- 16:03 06 Jun 2003

As far as most people are concerned there is no difference. The extra "E" stands for Enhanced. If you use the device in an un-enhanced situation you will lose that advantage, if there is one!

Don't worry about it - it will work OK.

Brian

  Never again 16:04 06 Jun 2003

Thanks pops

  hugh-265156 16:04 06 Jun 2003

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