If it says "ATA Device" on the device manager does that mean anything? A quick google search leads me to believe that it probably means it isn't.
Dread Lörd Kaolian wrote:
The optical drive is probably salvagable, but if it isn't SATA, there's no point.
Also, realistically, if I were to cannibalize the video card, would that put me somewhere close to budget, and would I be able to run ARR, even at lower settings, until I can get around to upgrading sometime in Q3 or so?
Edited, Mar 14th 2013 10:53am by Poldaran