Connecting one hard drive & one cd-writer with 2 different IDE cable
Hello, i have one maxtor 40gig hard drive and one cd-writer, how can i connect these devises with 2 different IDE cables? which must be master and which must be slave? now i have connected my hard in maxtor and my cd-writer in slave but my system show error that the hard drive is disabled !! thank you for helping me
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If each is on it's own cable then each should be a master. Also, make sure you use the END connection and not the middle connection when you have just one drive attached to a cable.