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> whenever i have to reboot my system the pc doesnt find my secondary
> slave but if i power down then back on again it re appears. i am
> running winxp pro can anyone help me?
Swap out your power supply for a more powerful one. Make sure all ribbon
cables (if drives are IDE) are 80-wire and firmly connected.