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Hard Drive Activity Red Light?
Aug 23, 2006, 3:02 AM
Well I think I have figured out why but I want to make sure first.
My question is you know how when you have a computer with a IDE harddrive you get the red dot blinking in the front of your computer, that is telling you your harddrive is writing or reading data.
Well I now will be using SATA2 hd's will I not have that anymore? So the IDE pins that go onto the mobo do nothing for a SATA2 hd. And if so, is there anyway to get the red dot for a SATA2 hd?
Thanks for any information. Storm
Aug 25, 2006
hard drive activity light
Aug 23, 2006, 3:20 PM
You will always have your pretty little lights as long as there is a Disk attached to your system.
Aug 23, 2006, 5:39 PM
Well I only get the green light thats telling me my system is on, not the other one.
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Aug 25, 2006, 7:31 AM
Thanks all I appreciate everything, I got the light to work, now im just having harddrive problem now in a different thread.
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