By jumping it i mean to put a jumper on 2 of the pins on the back of the hard drive to force it to run at 3Gb/s, which would be pins 5 & 6 on the WD Black hard drive.
Quote: Originally Posted by essenbe
DanglaGT, I'm not sure what you mean by 'jump it'. It should hook up with a sata cable from port 0 on the motherboard to the hard drive with a sata power cable to give it power. But, if it has bad sectors, that is a physical defect in the drive.