Some Qs about IDE master/slave config. Tags: Configuration Cable Components Last response: October 17, 2012 6:36 AM in Components Share Hiii October 17, 2012 5:00:21 AM Hi i have some questions about the IDE cables configurations. 1. The master/slave position changes from the 40 wires to the 80 wires cable? 2. Do i have to set the devices in the M/S position even if i dont have them in Cable Select configuration? 3. Do all the types of cables support CS? Thanks for the help. More about : ide master slave config | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Emerald October 17, 2012 6:36:44 AM 1) No 2) No 3) Yes http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Integrated_Drive_Electroni... | Report abuse Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Components>Some Qs about IDE master/slave config.> Related ressources: ForumMaster/Slave positions on IDE cable ForumHomebuilding Qs /C2D Config Setup. ForumIDE /Promise100 config newby question ForumHow to config MASTER-SLAVE HDD's ForumAHCI/ IDE and Master/Slave ForumOptical IDE Master-Slave reversed - Jumpers correct! ForumDrive Performance / OS Installation Qs ForumSATA Master/Slave with IDE Emulation ForumPlease help me on SATA - IDE connectivity ( master-slave ) ForumSATA as Primary IDE question ( IDE master/slave vs SATA channels) ForumWhich should come 1st, the chicken or the egg ( Master/Slav .. ForumMaster/Slave vs Cable Select Forumhard drive ide master/slave question ForumDVD burners be on their own channel or is Master/Slave OK? Foruma7n8x Deluxe - Optical Drives Master/Slave Problem Forumprimarry vs secondry : master/slave ForumAsus P5Q Pro IDE Boot Problems! help? ForumP5Q Deluxe won't boot on sata hdd if I plug my 2 IDE HDD ForumWill this PSU be enough? ForumHelp about CPU connecting to monitor. More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !