System won\'t boot when I connect IDE cable Tags: Configuration Connection Computers Boot Cable Windows XP Last response: April 8, 2011 12:09 PM in Windows XP Share ravi0352 April 8, 2011 3:08:13 AM when IDE cable is connected computer is not going to on please help me.... More about : system boot connect ide cable Hawkeye22 April 8, 2011 12:09:53 PM Be sure the stripe on the side of the ribbon cable is connected to pin 1 on the IDE header. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources System won't boot when I connect IDE dvd burner Forum Installs but won't boot - IDE drive internal cable issue Forum Unable to boot a IDE hard drive connected with an ide to usb cable Forum Hard drive won't spin up when IDE cable is attached Forum Primary SATA won't boot when IDE Slave laptop HDD is plugged into a PC Forum Installed IDE (PATA) CD Drives and windows won't boot Forum 2nd HDD is IDE and won't boot Forum Tried to connect new blank HDD as Slave, now it won't Boot ! Forum Utility to test IDE cable connections? Forum Can't boot with IDE primary master and primary slave hard drives attac Forum P5Q Pro wont recognize IDE HDD Forum BIOS won't detect IDE Hard Drive Forum System won't boot , need help from experts. Forum Disabled IDE controller in system properties, cant boot ...period! Forum System won't boot with Abit HA66 PCI IDE card Forum 3 devices on one IDE cable ? Forum HELP!!! Please with Windows XP Forum [Solved] Can loose ram make the PC boot but crash? Forum Windows xp srv The servers call to a system service failed unexpectedly Forum Acer aspire zg5 will not boot up Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !