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Windows 7: IDE drive not being recognized in Win7.

13 Feb 2010   #11

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 RC.

I don't even know you, why would you do that? At least let me throw some pics up to verify my situation.

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13 Feb 2010   #12

Windows10 Pro - 64Bit vs.10547's called friendship, and it costs nothing..
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13 Feb 2010   #13

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 RC.

I know and think it's awesome, I love this comunity, it doesn't get much better than this. Thank you.
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13 Feb 2010   #14

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 RC.

Okay i will drop the flag, I do not know how to PM you, walk through please, and I will owe you one. to see my pics, under evolitile in the water cooling section.
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21 Mar 2010   #15


I Just registered to post a fix that helped me with this issue.
Have seen numerous queries regarding problems with Win7 not detecting
IDE drives vis USB and hope it will help someone.

Actually it is very simple. Contrary to conventional practice where the HD is supposed to be jumpered as Master, just switch it to "cable select".


PS. This was with seagate drives.
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 IDE drive not being recognized in Win7.

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