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Windows 7: Help with Installing two hard drives

27 Oct 2010   #31

Windows 7 Ultimate x32

i appreciate everything you did here! Im going to sleep on it and try again tomorrow. Ill get another hard drive and ribbon to test with and report back.

Thanks a million. Hopefully ill see ya back here tomorrow. Have a great night!!

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27 Oct 2010   #32

Win7 Enterprise, Win7 x86 (Ult 7600), Win7 x64 Ult 7600, TechNet RTM on AMD x64 (2.8Ghz)

I'll mark this & keep watching for your reply, Good Luck
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27 Oct 2010   #33

Windows 7 Ultimate x86

I was wondering what was the master on that bus? There is something I'm not getting: You set it to slave, but had to connect it to a new port.
That's not how it works. If said HDD is alone on a ribbon cable it has to be set to master, no matter, which connector (of the cable or board) you use.

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28 Oct 2010   #34

Windows 7

Was there a solution to this?
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