I need some help. I have just purchased an Asus A7M266 DDR M/B. It has 2 IDE slots. Can somebody please explain the best way of attaching the following(In simple terms advising which ribbon and which connector to use.) I have tried myself but my machine is running very slowly.
I wish to attach
IBM 40GB ATA100 HD
Matsumi CD Writer
Creative CD Rom
And a DVD player which is an unknown type.
Please advise which part of the ribbon is the master is it the end farthest from the M/B.