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Hi! I have a Sony PVC-2210 and I am trying to install a Sony DVD/CD rewritable drive Model No. DRU-V200s. The instructions said to take off the front cover (which I did w/ difficulty), and the next step is to make sure the cables fit. None of the cables seem anything like the openings on the back of the drive. Can this installation be done? Geri


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Hi\015\012
\015\012Can you tell me the brand and model of the computer your connecting it to?  The DRU-V200s is a SATA drive, if your computer doesn't have the smaller SATA connectors you will need to purchase a Pci - SATA card or change the drive to a IDE drive that can be connected to the existing connectors on the computer.\015\012
\015\012Here is the SATA connector\015\012add4d22.jpg
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\015\012Here is a IDE connector\015\0125b6206f.jpg
Hi
\015\012first open the cpu cover
\015\012then put your dvd in cpu front side.
\015\012then there is power cable from smps it has 4 pin connect it to dvd drive
\015\012then connect ide cable in dvd make sure red strip in datacable and power cable is near.
\015\012then connect data cable other end to motherbord also if there is blue connector of data cable then connect blue to motherbord otherwise connect any side.
\015\012thats it.
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