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

10 Dec 2011   #21
sinbin

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the new ide drive ihave is maxtor maxline 2, ata/133 320 gb hdd


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10 Dec 2011   #22
theog

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10 Dec 2011   #23
sinbin

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it has jumpers on it allready i assume there in master position!by defult

whats this key for bios
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10 Dec 2011   #24
theog

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For maxtor HD Drives:
Jumper Settings | Seagate
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10 Dec 2011   #25
theog

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You can not have your HD Drive & DVD Drive both set to MASTER, as they work not work.
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10 Dec 2011   #26
sinbin

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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?
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10 Dec 2011   #27
sinbin

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what the hell was all that code
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10 Dec 2011   #28
gregrocker
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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by sinbin View Post
the new ide drive ihave is maxtor maxline 2, ata/133 320 gb hdd
Maxtor jumper settings: http://www.google.com/url?sa=t&rct=j...lhcz1MxBhiuxew

Use the IDE cable, set jumpers correctly: HD as Master, DVD as Slave.
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10 Dec 2011   #29
theog

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by sinbin View Post
what the hell was all that code
What code?
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10 Dec 2011   #30
theog

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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.
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