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Is it possible to mount an IDEE HDD to act as a boot HDD on a virtual machine?

My computer has a SATA drive, and I have connected an IDE (PATA) HDD. Now I need to set that IDE HDD as a boot drive on some virtual machine.

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Are you using Windows or Linux as a host machine? – Diogo May 14 '12 at 19:53
Recreate the VHD files on the ide drive? – francisswest May 14 '12 at 19:53
I'm on Windows 7 – RhymeGuy May 14 '12 at 20:08
Which VM software are you using? – ncdownpat May 25 '12 at 1:03

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