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Windows 7: old ide cd writer weirdness

24 Dec 2010   #1
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Windows 10 Pro - 64 bit
 
 
old ide cd writer weirdness

Here is one for you - I have the first boot device set for the solid state drive , when I have my old ide cd / dvd drive connected the computer the drive light will come on , then the cd light will flash , then the flashing will repeat - this will happen for around 30 seconds then the computer will start . If I disconnect the cd drive the computer starts immediately .

Any ideas ? thanks ..


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24 Dec 2010   #2
DocBrown

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

What is the jumper set as on the CD drive Master or Slave ?
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25 Dec 2010   #3
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Windows 10 Pro - 64 bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by DocBrown View Post
What is the jumper set as on the CD drive Master or Slave ?
Will check in the morning thanks
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