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Old February 27, 2013, 11:51 AM
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The two connections on the right side of this picture are what you want to connect to.

The longer connector is the SATA Power connector. Your power supply should have a plug that looks like this:

The shorter connector is the SATA data connector. You should have a SATA cable that looks like this:

Plug the straight end into your motherboard, and the L-shaped end into your drive.

Ignore the 8-pin male connectors.

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