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Windows 7: using sata hdd with ide at same time help!

10 Dec 2011   #31
sinbin

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by theog View Post
For maxtor HD Drives:
Jumper Settings | Seagate
thanks for link.my drive at mo(i have it on my desk) is set to cable select???????????????????


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10 Dec 2011   #32
theog

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Is your DVD Drive set to cable select?
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10 Dec 2011   #33
sinbin

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im not sure i used the top part of the ide lead for dvd ,is that master?my hdd i use at min is connected using sata lead to mobo!dvd drive is connected using ide
that link u gave og has lots of info,thanks
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10 Dec 2011   #34
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Look at the jumper on the DVD.
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10 Dec 2011   #35
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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by theog View Post
Look at the jumper on the DVD.
i will 2moro!what if its select its a blu ray/dvd drive?
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10 Dec 2011   #36
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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by sinbin View Post
shall i order a ide to sata converter!
then could i just plug the converter into the hdd and plug the sata lead from it in my sata 1 slot!
would this work with what im trying to acheive?
The HD Drive jumper will still need to be MASTER.
master will make it main hdd,my sata drive is main drive i want to use,ata ide drive i wont for storage and videos
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10 Dec 2011   #37
theog

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When you built the rig, what jumper setting did you use.
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10 Dec 2011   #38
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When you built the rig, what jumper setting did you use.
i just slap the drive in and used gaming ide lead to it and connected other end to mobo!
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10 Dec 2011   #39
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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by sinbin View Post
master will make it main hdd,my sata drive is main drive i want to use,ata ide drive i wont for storage and videos
Incorrect.

As stated repeatedly, the HD set first to boot in BIOS will determine that.

The IDE jumper settings are only to differentiate the IDE HD from the OD in the BIOS.
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10 Dec 2011   #40
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here lead i used thin one


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