How to Install a Sata Hard Drive?

Installing a Sata hard drive is no different that installing an IDE. Make sure you have the Sata connector, orange cable with small connectors. Slide the hard drive into the drive bay and hold in place with screws. Connect the sata cable to the drive and to the sata slot on the board. Connect the power cable to the drive. Close case and insert operating system CD, follow the prompts and you are done.